Historical Events In 1664
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Aug 24 Maria Cunitz, Silesian astronomer (bc. 1610) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history johan van de Bergh, Leids regent
Aug 29 In the year 1664 adriaen Pieck/Gerrit de Ferry patent wooden firespout in Amsterdam
Sep 08 Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers on this day in history.
Sep 08 The British receive New Amsterdam from the Dutch, and later rename it to New York in the year 1664.
Sep 09 Johann Christoph Pez, composer in the year 1664.
Sep 20 On this day in history 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 Dutch Fort Orange (Albany NY) surrenders to English in the year 1664.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history willem Frederik of Nassau-Dietz, viceroy of Friesland, dies at 51
Nov 09 Johannes Speth, composer on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history english colonizing Connecticut