Historical Events In 1662
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Jan 27 In the year 1662 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
Jan 27 In the year 1662 first American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
Jan 27 On this day in history richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
Feb 01 Dutch garrison on Formosa surrenders for Chinese pirates in the year 1662.
Feb 05 In the year 1662 giuseppi Vignola, composer
Feb 13 On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I, dies at 65
Mar 18 First public bus service started by King Louis XIV in Paris for the poor of the city on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1662 the first buses, eight-seater vehicles known as "carrosses a cinq solz", run in Paris.
Apr 04 In the year 1662 davis Mell, composer, dies at 57
Apr 20 Gerard Terborch, the elder, painter, dies in the year 1662.
Apr 22 In the year 1662 john Tradescant, traveller/gardener, dies
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 In the year 1662 royal charter granted Connecticut
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 In the year 1662 dutch invasion of Macau repulsed
Jun 24 In the year 1662 dutch invasion of Macau repulsed (Macau Day)
Jun 30 Johannes C Verspronck, portrait painter, buried at about 64 on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1662 simon Ives, composer, dies at 61
Jul 11 Maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1662 charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London
Jul 15 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London on this day in history.
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 in the year 1662.
Sep 16 Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1662 flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation
Oct 17 On this day in history england's King Charles II sells Dunkirk to the French.
Oct 21 In the year 1662 henry Lawes, composer, dies at 66
Oct 25 Charles II of England sells Dunkirk to France for Stg400,000 little did he know of the importance Dunkirk would have in WWII in the year 1662.
Oct 26 Charles II of England sold Dunkirk to France in the year 1662.
Oct 27 England sells Duinkerken to France for 2.5 million livres in the year 1662.