Historical Events In 1655
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 in the year 1655.
Jan 14 Angelo Predieri, composer in the year 1655.
Jan 22 In the year 1655 geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand)
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized on this day in history.
Feb 07 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria) on this day in history.
Feb 16 Dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker in the year 1655.
Mar 03 In the year 1655 montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 In the year 1655 christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)
Mar 29 In the year 1655 valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 04 In the year 1655 battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 07 Fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII in the year 1655.
Apr 08 In the year 1655 louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden)
Apr 14 On this day in history johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39
Apr 26 On this day in history dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam
Apr 28 On this day in history english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
May 04 In the year 1655 bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder
May 10 Jamaica captured by English on this day in history.
May 13 Innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24) on this day in history.
Jun 13 Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater on this day in history.
Jun 26 Jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent in the year 1655.
Jun 30 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 On this day in history cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died
Jul 28 In the year 1655 cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
Jul 29 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam in the year 1655.
Jul 30 In the year 1655 dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram
Jul 30 In the year 1655 sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47
Jul 31 On this day in history russo-Polish War (1654-1667): the Russian army enters the capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Vilnius, which it holds for six years.
Aug 02 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1655 lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50 in the year 1655.
Aug 13 In the year 1655 johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet)
Aug 28 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service on this day in history.