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Historical Events In 1661

Sunday, 23 February 2020

Jan 01   Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 in the year 1661.  

Jan 03   Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS] on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 06   The Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London in the year 1661.  

Jan 17   On this day in history andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed  

Jan 30   Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years on this day in history.  

Mar 08   Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Mar 09   Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Mar 10   French King Louis XIV ends office of premier in the year 1661.  

Mar 22   On this day in history hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73  

Mar 24   William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston in the year 1661.  

Apr 11   On this day in history antoine Coypel, French painter/poet  

Apr 23   On this day in history english king Charles II crowned in London  

Apr 23   On this day in history king Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland  

Apr 29   Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan on this day in history.  

Apr 30   Tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa in the year 1661.  

May 03   In the year 1661 johannes Hevelius observes 3rd transit of Mercury ever to be seen  

May 25   King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança in the year 1661.  

May 25   King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca on this day in history.  

May 27   Archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53 on this day in history.  

Jun 03   In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67  

Jun 05   Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.  

Jun 06   On this day in history giacomo Antonio Perti, composer  

Jun 08   John Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39 in the year 1661.  

Jun 21   On this day in history treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty  

Jun 23   On this day in history marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal  

Jun 26   Lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1661.  

Jul 03   Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on this day in history.  

Jul 16   In the year 1661 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm  

Jul 16   On this day in history the Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes  

Jul 27   Parliament confirms Navigation Act on this day in history.  

Jul 27   On this day in history parliament confirms the Navigation Act  

Aug 06   In the year 1661 holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders  

Aug 06   Jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1661

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 05   In the year 1661 birth of jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer  

Jan 30   Charles Rollin, French historian (d. 1741) was born in the year 1661.  

Mar 25   On this day in history birth of paul de Rapin, French historian (d. 1725)  

Apr 11   Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet was born on this day in history.  

Apr 16   In the year 1661 birth of charles Montagu, 1st Earl of Halifax, British poet and statesman (d. 1715)  

May 25   On this day in history birth of claude Buffier, French philosopher and historian (d. 1737)  

Jun 06   Giacomo Antonio Perti, composer was born in the year 1661.  

Jun 09   Tsar Feodor III of Russia (d. 1682) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1661

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64  

Jan 03   Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS] on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history death of andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed  

Jan 19   In the year 1661 death of thomas Venner, Fifth Monarchist (executed) (b. 1799)  

Feb 02   Lucas Holstenius, German humanist (b. 1596) died in the year 1661.  

Mar 01   Richard Zouch, English jurist (b. 1590) died on this day in history.  

Mar 08   Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Mar 09   Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

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