Historical Events In 1661
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1661 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 05 On this day in history jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer
Jan 06 The Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London in the year 1661.
Jan 17 Andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed on this day in history.
Jan 30 Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years in the year 1661.
Mar 08 In the year 1661 jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58
Mar 09 Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history french King Louis XIV ends office of premier
Mar 22 In the year 1661 hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73
Mar 24 William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston on this day in history.
Apr 11 Antoine Coypel, French painter/poet on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1661 english king Charles II crowned in London
Apr 23 In the year 1661 king Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland
Apr 29 Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan in the year 1661.
Apr 30 In the year 1661 tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa
May 03 In the year 1661 johannes Hevelius observes 3rd transit of Mercury ever to be seen
May 25 In the year 1661 king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança
May 25 In the year 1661 king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca
May 27 In the year 1661 archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53
Jun 03 Gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1661 isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge
Jun 06 Giacomo Antonio Perti, composer on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1661 john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 21 Treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Jun 23 Marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76
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 The Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes on this day in history.
Jul 27 Parliament confirms Navigation Act in the year 1661.
Jul 27 Parliament confirms the Navigation Act on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1661 holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders
Aug 06 In the year 1661 jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies