Historical Events In 1664
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Aug 24 On this day in history maria Cunitz, Silesian astronomer (bc. 1610)
Aug 25 On this day in history johan van de Bergh, Leids regent
Aug 29 Adriaen Pieck/Gerrit de Ferry patent wooden firespout in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Sep 08 Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers in the year 1664.
Sep 08 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1664 maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men
Sep 24 Dutch Fort Orange (Albany NY) surrenders to English on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1664 the British Marines are organized.
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 Willem Frederik of Nassau-Dietz, viceroy of Friesland, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Nov 09 Johannes Speth, composer in the year 1664.
Dec 15 On this day in history english colonizing Connecticut