Historical Events In 1655
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Jan 07 In the year 1655 innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80
Jan 14 Angelo Predieri, composer on this day in history.
Jan 22 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) in the year 1655.
Feb 03 In the year 1655 francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized
Feb 07 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria) in the year 1655.
Feb 16 On this day in history dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker
Mar 03 On this day in history montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite) in the year 1655.
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 In the year 1655 battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 07 In the year 1655 fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII
Apr 08 In the year 1655 louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden)
Apr 14 In the year 1655 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 In the year 1655 english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
May 04 Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history jamaica captured by English
May 13 In the year 1655 innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24)
Jun 13 On this day in history adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater
Jun 26 In the year 1655 jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent
Jun 30 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81 in the year 1655.
Jul 27 On this day in history jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47
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 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 in the year 1655.
Aug 09 In the year 1655 lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet)
Aug 28 On this day in history new Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service