Historical Events In 1642
Friday, 10 July 2020
Sep 03 Elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65 in the year 1642.
Sep 12 On this day in history cinq Mars, French plotter, executed
Sep 19 Perpignan surrenders to French troops on this day in history.
Sep 23 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer in the year 1642.
Sep 23 In the year 1642 harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
Oct 23 On this day in history battle at Edgeville (Warwick): King Charles I vs English parliament
Nov 02 2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1642 henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician
Nov 13 In the year 1642 battle at Turnham Green, London: King Charles I vs English parliament
Nov 16 In the year 1642 cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt admiral of Zeeland
Nov 23 In the year 1642 the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania)
Nov 24 Abel Janzoon Tasman discovers Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal
Dec 04 In the year 1642 armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57
Dec 13 New Zealand discovered by Dutch navigator Abel Tasman in the year 1642.
Dec 13 In the year 1642 new Zealand discovered by the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman
Dec 22 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente in the year 1642.
Dec 25 The birth of Isacc Newton, English scientist in the year 1642.