Historical Events In 1661
Monday, 15 August 2022
Jan 01 On this day in history pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64
Jan 03 On this day in history maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS]
Jan 05 In the year 1661 jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history the Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London.
Jan 17 Andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed in the year 1661.
Jan 30 In the year 1661 oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years.
Mar 08 Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 in the year 1661.
Mar 09 Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 in the year 1661.
Mar 10 In the year 1661 french King Louis XIV ends office of premier
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 In the year 1661 antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
Apr 23 English king Charles II crowned in London in the year 1661.
Apr 23 King Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland in the year 1661.
Apr 29 Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan on this day in history.
Apr 30 Tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa in the year 1661.
May 03 In the year 1661 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 King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca in the year 1661.
May 27 Archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53 in the year 1661.
Jun 03 Gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1661.
Jun 05 Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history giacomo Antonio Perti, composer
Jun 08 On this day in history john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 21 In the year 1661 treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
Jun 23 Marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal in the year 1661.
Jun 26 In the year 1661 lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76
Jul 03 On this day in history portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
Jul 16 On this day in history 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 Parliament confirms Navigation Act on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1661 parliament confirms the Navigation Act
Aug 06 Holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders in the year 1661.
Aug 06 In the year 1661 jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies