Historical Events In 1642
Monday, 28 September 2020
Sep 03 On this day in history 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 On this day in history harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
Oct 23 On this day in history 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 Henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician in the year 1642.
Nov 13 Battle at Turnham Green, London: King Charles I vs English parliament on this day in history.
Nov 16 Cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt admiral of Zeeland on this day in history.
Nov 23 The Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania) in the year 1642.
Nov 24 In the year 1642 abel Janzoon Tasman discovers Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania)
Nov 24 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal on this day in history.
Dec 04 Armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57 in the year 1642.
Dec 13 New Zealand discovered by Dutch navigator Abel Tasman on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history new Zealand discovered by the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman
Dec 22 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history the birth of Isacc Newton, English scientist