Historical Events In 1654
Friday, 10 July 2020
Aug 22 In the year 1654 jacob Barsimson, said to be first Jewish immigrant to America, lands at New Amsterdam
Aug 24 On this day in history louis II CondĂ© disbands ends of Atrecht
Aug 28 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
Sep 08 On this day in history peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies
Sep 15 Cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61 in the year 1654.
Sep 16 Russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history england & Denmark sign trade agreement
Sep 29 On this day in history vincenz Lubeck, composer
Oct 12 In the year 1654 dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66
Oct 12 Kruittoren van Delft, explodes, 50-100 killed in the year 1654.
Oct 15 On this day in history prince Willem III appointed viceroy of Overijssel
Oct 23 Johann Bernhard Staudt, composer on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1654 francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies
Nov 05 Christian Liebe, composer on this day in history.
Nov 21 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on this day in history.
Nov 23 French mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life in the year 1654.
Dec 05 Jean FranĂ§ois Sarrazin, French writer on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician