Historical Events In 1661
Monday, 18 November 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1661 pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64
Jan 03 Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS] on this day in history.
Jan 05 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer in the year 1661.
Jan 06 On this day in history the Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London.
Jan 17 In the year 1661 andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed
Jan 30 Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years in the year 1661.
Mar 08 On this day in history jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58
Mar 09 Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 in the year 1661.
Mar 10 French King Louis XIV ends office of premier in the year 1661.
Mar 22 In the year 1661 hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73
Mar 24 In the year 1661 william Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston
Apr 11 On this day in history antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
Apr 23 English king Charles II crowned in London on this day in history.
Apr 23 King Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland in the year 1661.
Apr 29 Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan in the year 1661.
Apr 30 Tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history johannes Hevelius observes 3rd transit of Mercury ever to be seen
May 25 King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança in the year 1661.
May 25 In the year 1661 king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca
May 27 Archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53 on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
Jun 05 Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.
Jun 06 Giacomo Antonio Perti, composer on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1661 john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 21 On this day in history treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
Jun 23 In the year 1661 marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal
Jun 26 Lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1661 portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
Jul 16 In the year 1661 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm
Jul 16 The Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes in the year 1661.
Jul 27 On this day in history parliament confirms Navigation Act
Jul 27 Parliament confirms the Navigation Act in the year 1661.
Aug 06 In the year 1661 holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders
Aug 06 In the year 1661 jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies