Historical Events In 1642
Monday, 27 May 2019
Sep 03 In the year 1642 elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65
Sep 12 In the year 1642 cinq Mars, French plotter, executed
Sep 19 Perpignan surrenders to French troops in the year 1642.
Sep 23 In the year 1642 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1642 harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
Oct 23 In the year 1642 battle at Edgeville (Warwick): King Charles I vs English parliament
Nov 02 2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1642 henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician
Nov 13 Battle at Turnham Green, London: King Charles I vs English parliament in the year 1642.
Nov 16 On this day in history cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt admiral of Zeeland
Nov 23 The Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania) on this day in history.
Nov 24 Abel Janzoon Tasman discovers Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal
Dec 04 Armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57 in the year 1642.
Dec 13 In the year 1642 new Zealand discovered by Dutch navigator Abel Tasman
Dec 13 New Zealand discovered by the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente
Dec 25 In the year 1642 the birth of Isacc Newton, English scientist