Historical Events In 1654
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Aug 22 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam in the year 1654.
Aug 24 On this day in history louis II Condé disbands ends of Atrecht
Aug 28 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71 in the year 1654.
Sep 08 Peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies in the year 1654.
Sep 15 In the year 1654 cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61
Sep 16 On this day in history russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland
Sep 25 England & Denmark sign trade agreement on this day in history.
Sep 29 Vincenz Lubeck, composer in the year 1654.
Oct 12 In the year 1654 dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66
Oct 12 On this day in history kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed
Oct 15 Prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1654 johann Bernhard Staudt, composer
Oct 31 Francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies on this day in history.
Nov 05 Christian Liebe, composer in the year 1654.
Nov 21 In the year 1654 richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
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 In the year 1654 jean François Sarrazin, French writer
Dec 27 On this day in history jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician