Historical Events In 1654
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Aug 22 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1654 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 On this day in history peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies
Sep 15 Cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61 in the year 1654.
Sep 16 Russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland on this day in history.
Sep 25 England & Denmark sign trade agreement on this day in history.
Sep 29 Vincenz Lubeck, composer on this day in history.
Oct 12 Dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
Oct 23 On this day in history johann Bernhard Staudt, composer
Oct 31 In the year 1654 francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies
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 in the year 1654.
Dec 05 Jean François Sarrazin, French writer in the year 1654.
Dec 27 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician in the year 1654.