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Historical Events In 1662

Saturday, 25 May 2019

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

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 in the year 1662.  

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   First public bus service started by King Louis XIV in Paris for the poor of the city on this day in history.  

Mar 18   The first buses, eight-seater vehicles known as "carrosses a cinq solz", run in Paris in the year 1662.  

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

Apr 23   In the year 1662 connecticut chartered as an English colony  

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   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 in the year 1662.  

Jul 11   Maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern on this day in history.  

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

Jul 15   King Charles II charters Royal Society in London in the year 1662.  

Aug 24   In the year 1662 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   Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation on this day in history.  

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

Oct 17   In the year 1662 england's King Charles II sells Dunkirk to the French.  

Oct 21   On this day in history henry Lawes, composer, dies at 66  

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   Charles II of England sold Dunkirk to France on this day in history.  

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   Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist was born on this day in history.  

Feb 05   In the year 1662 birth of giuseppi Vignola, composer  

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   On this day in history birth of matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, German architect (d. 1736)  

May 12   Jan F van Bloom, [Orizonte] Flemish painter, baptized was born in the year 1662.  

May 18   In the year 1662 birth of george Smalridge, English bishop of Bristol (d. 1719)  

Jul 11   In the year 1662 birth of maximilian II Emanuel, elect of Bayern  

Famous Deaths In 1662

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   On this day in history death of prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597)  

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   Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Apr 14   William Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele, English statesman (b. 1582) died in the year 1662.  

Apr 20   On this day in history gerard Terborch, the elder, painter, dies  

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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