Historical Events In 1654
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Aug 22 Jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam in the year 1654.
Aug 24 Louis II Condé disbands ends of Atrecht in the year 1654.
Aug 28 In the year 1654 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 in the year 1654.
Sep 16 Russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history england & Denmark sign trade agreement
Sep 29 Vincenz Lubeck, composer on this day in history.
Oct 12 Dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66 in the year 1654.
Oct 12 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1654 prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
Oct 23 Johann Bernhard Staudt, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1654.
Nov 23 In the year 1654 french mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life.
Dec 05 Jean François Sarrazin, French writer in the year 1654.
Dec 27 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.