Historical Events In 1655
Monday, 06 April 2020
Jan 07 In the year 1655 innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80
Jan 14 Angelo Predieri, composer in the year 1655.
Jan 22 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized
Feb 07 In the year 1655 jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
Feb 16 On this day in history dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker
Mar 03 In the year 1655 montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite) in the year 1655.
Mar 29 On this day in history valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 04 In the year 1655 battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 07 On this day in history fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII
Apr 08 On this day in history louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden)
Apr 14 In the year 1655 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39
Apr 26 Dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1655 english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
May 04 In the year 1655 bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder
May 10 Jamaica captured by English in the year 1655.
May 13 In the year 1655 innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24)
Jun 13 Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater in the year 1655.
Jun 26 On this day in history jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent
Jun 30 On this day in history jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81
Jul 27 In the year 1655 jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died in the year 1655.
Jul 28 Cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1655 biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
Jul 30 Dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram in the year 1655.
Jul 30 Sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Jul 31 Russo-Polish War (1654-1667): the Russian army enters the capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Vilnius, which it holds for six years in the year 1655.
Aug 02 In the year 1655 alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
Aug 09 In the year 1655 lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 In the year 1655 louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50
Aug 13 Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history new Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service