Historical Events In 1656
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jan 08 Oldest surviving commercial newspaper begins (Haarlem, Netherlands) in the year 1656.
Jan 17 Brandenburg & Sweden sign Treaty of Königsberg on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1656 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 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1656 new Amsterdam granted a Jewish burial site
Feb 27 In the year 1656 johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies
Mar 10 Adolf H van Rechteren, Dutch diplomat/politician in the year 1656.
Mar 13 In the year 1656 jews are denied the right to build a synagogue in New Amsterdam
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 31 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1656 dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
Apr 27 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 in the year 1656.
May 31 Marin Marias, composer in the year 1656.
Jun 09 In the year 1656 thomas Tomkins, composer, dies
Jun 20 In the year 1656 polish King Jan II Casimir recaptures Warsaw
Jul 01 In the year 1656 1st Quakers (Mary Fisher/Ann Austin) arrives in Boston (arrested)
Jul 07 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1656 alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
Jul 11 The birth of First Quaker colonists land at Boston on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1656 -20] Battle at Warsaw: Swedish king Karel X Gustaafbeats Johan II Kasimir & occupies Warsaw
Jul 26 Rembrandt declares he is insolvent in the year 1656.
Sep 01 In the year 1656 naples Plague in Italy
Sep 15 England & France sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1656 treaty of Labiau: Sweden gives Prussia, Brandenburg
Sep 22 On this day in history all female jury hears case of woman who killed her child (acquit her)
Oct 02 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 02 In the year 1656 uS colony Connecticut passes law against Quakers
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1656 johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Oct 24 Treaty of Vilnius: Russia & Poland sign anti-Swedish covenant in the year 1656.