Historical Events In 1655
Monday, 25 March 2019
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 in the year 1655.
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Predieri, composer
Jan 22 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized
Feb 07 On this day in history jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
Feb 16 Dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 On this day in history christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)
Mar 29 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 07 Fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1655 louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden)
Apr 14 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39 in the year 1655.
Apr 26 In the year 1655 dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam
Apr 28 In the year 1655 english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
May 04 In the year 1655 bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder
May 10 In the year 1655 jamaica captured by English
May 13 Innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24) in the year 1655.
Jun 13 In the year 1655 adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater
Jun 26 Jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent in the year 1655.
Jun 30 In the year 1655 jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81
Jul 27 In the year 1655 jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 In the year 1655 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 on this day in history.
Jul 30 Dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram on this day in history.
Jul 30 Sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1655.
Jul 31 In the year 1655 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 In the year 1655 alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
Aug 09 On this day in history lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 On this day in history louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50
Aug 13 Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet) on this day in history.
Aug 28 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service on this day in history.