Historical Events In 1656
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Jan 08 Oldest surviving commercial newspaper begins (Haarlem, Netherlands) in the year 1656.
Jan 17 In the year 1656 brandenburg & Sweden sign Treaty of Königsberg
Jan 17 On this day in history brandenburg & Sweden sign Treaty of Königsberg
Jan 23 In the year 1656 blaise Pascal publishes the first of his Lettres provinciales.
Jan 24 1st Jewish doctor in US, Jacob Lumbrozo, arrives in Maryland in the year 1656.
Jan 24 The first Jewish doctor in US, Jacob Lumbrozo, arrives in Maryland in the year 1656.
Feb 20 In the year 1656 james Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76
Feb 20 On this day in history johannes Schenck, German/Neth composer, baptised
Feb 22 New Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site in the year 1656.
Feb 27 Johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies on this day in history.
Mar 10 Adolf H van Rechteren, Dutch diplomat/politician on this day in history.
Mar 13 Jews are denied the right to build a synagogue in New Amsterdam in the year 1656.
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 in the year 1656.
Mar 31 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1656.
Apr 10 On this day in history dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
Apr 27 In the year 1656 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
May 31 On this day in history marin Marias, composer
Jun 09 In the year 1656 thomas Tomkins, composer, dies
Jun 20 Polish King Jan II Casimir recaptures Warsaw on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1656 1st Quakers (Mary Fisher/Ann Austin) arrives in Boston (arrested)
Jul 07 In the year 1656 michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
Jul 08 Alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
Jul 11 The birth of First Quaker colonists land at Boston on this day in history.
Jul 18 -20] Battle at Warsaw: Swedish king Karel X Gustaafbeats Johan II Kasimir & occupies Warsaw in the year 1656.
Jul 26 Rembrandt declares he is insolvent in the year 1656.
Sep 15 England & France sign peace treaty in the year 1656.
Sep 19 Treaty of Labiau: Sweden gives Prussia, Brandenburg on this day in history.
Sep 22 All female jury hears case of woman who killed her child (acquit her) in the year 1656.
Oct 02 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1656 uS colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers
Oct 03 In the year 1656 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 In the year 1656 johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Oct 24 In the year 1656 treaty of Vilnius: Russia & Poland sign anti-Swedish covenant
Oct 29 Edmund Halley, astronomer (Halley's Comet) [NS=Nov 8] on this day in history.