Historical Events In 1654
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
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 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
Sep 08 Peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies in the year 1654.
Sep 15 Cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61 in the year 1654.
Sep 16 In the year 1654 russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland
Sep 25 England & Denmark sign trade agreement on this day in history.
Sep 29 Vincenz Lubeck, composer on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history 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 in the year 1654.
Oct 23 On this day in history johann Bernhard Staudt, composer
Oct 31 Francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies in the year 1654.
Nov 05 On this day in history christian Liebe, composer
Nov 21 On this day in history richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
Nov 23 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 27 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.