Historical Events In 1664
Friday, 03 April 2020
Aug 24 Maria Cunitz, Silesian astronomer (bc. 1610) on this day in history.
Aug 25 Johan van de Bergh, Leids regent on this day in history.
Aug 29 Adriaen Pieck/Gerrit de Ferry patent wooden firespout in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers
Sep 08 The British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1664 johann Christoph Pez, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1664 maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men
Sep 20 In the year 1664 maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men
Sep 24 In the year 1664 dutch Fort Orange (Albany NY) surrenders to English
Oct 26 In the year 1664 the British Marines are organized.
Oct 28 On this day in history the Duke of York and Albany's Maritime Regiment of Foot, later to be known as the Royal Marines, is established.
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.