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Historical Events In 1662

Friday, 18 January 2019

Jan 27   On this day in history 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)  

Jan 27   First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) on this day in history.  

Jan 27   In the year 1662 richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist  

Feb 01   Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates on this day in history.  

Feb 05   On this day in history giuseppi Vignola, composer  

Feb 13   Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Mar 18   In the year 1662 first public bus service started by King Louis XIV in Paris for the poor of the city  

Mar 18   On this day in history the first buses, eight-seater vehicles known as "carrosses a cinq solz", run in Paris.  

Apr 04   On this day in history davis Mell, composer, dies at 57  

Apr 20   In the year 1662 gerard Terborch, the elder, painter, dies  

Apr 22   On this day in history john Tradescant, traveller/gardener, dies  

Apr 23   Connecticut chartered as an English colony in the year 1662.  

Apr 27   In the year 1662 netherlands & France sign military covenant  

May 03   Royal charter granted Connecticut in the year 1662.  

May 12   On this day in history jan F van Bloom, [Orizonte] Flemish painter, baptized  

May 19   On this day in history uniformity Act of England goes into effect  

Jun 24   Dutch invasion of Macau repulsed in the year 1662.  

Jun 24   In the year 1662 dutch invasion of Macau repulsed (Macau Day)  

Jun 30   On this day in history johannes C Verspronck, portrait painter, buried at about 64  

Jul 01   On this day in history simon Ives, composer, dies at 61  

Jul 11   On this day in history maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern  

Jul 15   Charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London in the year 1662.  

Jul 15   On this day in history king Charles II charters Royal Society in London  

Aug 24   Act of Uniformity requires English to accept book of Common Prayer on this day in history.  

Sep 14   Netherlands & England sign peace treaty in the year 1662.  

Sep 16   Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation in the year 1662.  

Sep 16   On this day in history flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation  

Oct 17   England's King Charles II sells Dunkirk to the French in the year 1662.  

Oct 21   Henry Lawes, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1662.  

Oct 25   On this day in history charles II of England sells Dunkirk to France for Stg400,000 little did he know of the importance Dunkirk would have in WWII  

Oct 26   On this day in history charles II of England sold Dunkirk to France  

Oct 27   In the year 1662 england sells Duinkerken to France for 2.5 million livres  

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Famous Birthdays In 1662

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 27   On this day in history birth of richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist  

Feb 05   Giuseppi Vignola, composer was born on this day in history.  

Apr 26   On this day in history birth of maria Luisa of Orleans, queen consort of Spain (d. 1689)  

Apr 30   In the year 1662 birth of queen Mary II of England (d. 1694)  

May 03   In the year 1662 birth of matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, German architect (d. 1736)  

May 12   Jan F van Bloom, [Orizonte] Flemish painter, baptized was born on this day in history.  

May 18   George Smalridge, English bishop of Bristol (d. 1719) was born on this day in history.  

Jul 11   On this day in history birth of maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern  

Famous Deaths In 1662

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   In the year 1662 death of prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597)  

Feb 13   In the year 1662 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I, dies at 65  

Mar 30   On this day in history death of françois le Métel de Boisrobert, French poet (b. 1592)  

Apr 04   In the year 1662 davis Mell, composer, dies at 57  

Apr 14   In the year 1662 death of william Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele, English statesman (b. 1582)  

Apr 20   Gerard Terborch, the elder, painter, dies in the year 1662.  

Apr 22   John Tradescant, traveller/gardener, dies in the year 1662.  

May 23   John Gauden, English bishop and writer (b. 1605) died in the year 1662.  

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