Historical Events In 1664
Thursday, 24 October 2019
Aug 24 In the year 1664 maria Cunitz, Silesian astronomer (bc. 1610)
Aug 25 Johan van de Bergh, Leids regent in the year 1664.
Aug 29 Adriaen Pieck/Gerrit de Ferry patent wooden firespout in Amsterdam in the year 1664.
Sep 08 On this day in history dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers
Sep 08 In the year 1664 the British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York.
Sep 09 In the year 1664 johann Christoph Pez, composer
Sep 20 Maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men in the year 1664.
Sep 20 Maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men on this day in history.
Sep 24 Dutch Fort Orange (Albany NY) surrenders to English on this day in history.
Oct 26 The British Marines are organized in the year 1664.
Oct 28 The Duke of York and Albany's Maritime Regiment of Foot, later to be known as the Royal Marines, is established in the year 1664.
Oct 31 On this day in history willem Frederik of Nassau-Dietz, viceroy of Friesland, dies at 51
Nov 09 On this day in history johannes Speth, composer
Dec 15 English colonizing Connecticut on this day in history.