Historical Events In 1656
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Nov 03 Georg Reuter, composer in the year 1656.
Nov 03 In the year 1656 treaty of Vilnius Russia/Poland sign anti-Swedish covenant [NS]
Nov 04 Leonard Sailer, composer on this day in history.
Nov 06 Johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52 in the year 1656.
Nov 07 On this day in history walraad the Younger, earl of Nassau-Ottweiler/gov of Nimegen
Nov 08 On this day in history edmund Halley, English astronomer (comet of Halley) [OS=Oct 29]
Nov 08 In the year 1656 the birth of Edmond Halley, English astronomer
Nov 09 Paul Aler, French jesuit/poet (Gradus ad Parnassum) on this day in history.
Dec 01 Germany promises Poland aid against Sweden in the year 1656.
Dec 14 In the year 1656 artificial pearls 1st manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales
Dec 14 On this day in history artificial pearls first manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales