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Historical Events In 1662

Monday, 25 March 2019

Jan 27   1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) in the year 1662.  

Jan 27   First American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI) in the year 1662.  

Jan 27   Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist in the year 1662.  

Feb 01   Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates in the year 1662.  

Feb 05   On this day in history giuseppi Vignola, composer  

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

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   The first buses, eight-seater vehicles known as "carrosses a cinq solz", run in Paris on this day in history.  

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

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

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

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

Apr 27   Netherlands & France sign military covenant on this day in history.  

May 03   Royal charter granted Connecticut on this day in history.  

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

May 19   In the year 1662 uniformity Act of England goes into effect  

Jun 24   On this day in history dutch invasion of Macau repulsed  

Jun 24   Dutch invasion of Macau repulsed (Macau Day) on this day in history.  

Jun 30   Johannes C Verspronck, portrait painter, buried at about 64 on this day in history.  

Jul 01   Simon Ives, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

Jul 11   Maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern in the year 1662.  

Jul 15   On this day in history charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London  

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

Aug 24   On this day in history act of Uniformity requires English to accept book of Common Prayer  

Sep 14   Netherlands & England sign peace treaty on this day in history.  

Sep 16   In the year 1662 flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation  

Sep 16   Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation on this day in history.  

Oct 17   On this day in history england's King Charles II sells Dunkirk to the French.  

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

Oct 25   In the year 1662 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   England sells Duinkerken to France for 2.5 million livres on this day in history.  

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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 in the year 1662.  

Apr 26   Maria Luisa of Orleans, queen consort of Spain (d. 1689) was born on this day in history.  

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

May 03   Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, German architect (d. 1736) was born on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1662.  

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   Prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597) died in the year 1662.  

Feb 13   On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I, dies at 65  

Mar 30   François le Métel de Boisrobert, French poet (b. 1592) died on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

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

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