Historical Events In 1654
Sunday, 25 August 2019
Aug 22 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam in the year 1654.
Aug 24 In the year 1654 louis II Condé disbands ends of Atrecht
Aug 28 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
Sep 08 In the year 1654 peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies
Sep 15 Cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Sep 16 Russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland in the year 1654.
Sep 25 England & Denmark sign trade agreement in the year 1654.
Sep 29 In the year 1654 vincenz Lubeck, composer
Oct 12 Dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1654 kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed
Oct 15 In the year 1654 prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
Oct 23 Johann Bernhard Staudt, composer in the year 1654.
Oct 31 Francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies in the year 1654.
Nov 05 Christian Liebe, composer in the year 1654.
Nov 21 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on this day in history.
Nov 23 French mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life on this day in history.
Dec 05 Jean François Sarrazin, French writer on this day in history.
Dec 27 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.