Historical Events In 1656
Friday, 19 July 2019
Nov 03 Georg Reuter, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1656 treaty of Vilnius Russia/Poland sign anti-Swedish covenant [NS]
Nov 04 In the year 1656 leonard Sailer, composer
Nov 06 In the year 1656 johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52
Nov 07 In the year 1656 walraad the Younger, earl of Nassau-Ottweiler/gov of Nimegen
Nov 08 In the year 1656 edmund Halley, English astronomer (comet of Halley) [OS=Oct 29]
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 Artificial pearls 1st manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales in the year 1656.
Dec 14 Artificial pearls first manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales on this day in history.