Há 5 dias · In 1629, Cromwell became involved in a dispute among the gentry of Huntingdon involving a new charter for the town. As a result, he was called before the Privy Council in 1630. In 1631, likely as a result of the dispute, Cromwell sold most of his properties in Huntingdon and moved to a farmstead in nearby St Ives.
Há 4 dias · Rembrandt Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn ( / ˈrɛmbrænt, ˈrɛmbrɑːnt /,  Dutch: [ˈrɛmbrɑnt ˈɦɑrmə (n)ˌsoːɱ vɑn ˈrɛin] ⓘ; 15 July 1606  – 4 October 1669), usually simply known as Rembrandt, was a Dutch Golden Age painter, printmaker, and draughtsman.
29 de nov. de 2023 · A large-scale Puritan migration began in 1630 with the establishment of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, and that spawned the settlement of other New England colonies. As the Colony grew, businessmen established wide-ranging trade, sending ships to the West Indies and Europe.
Há 4 dias · 1630: Slide rule: invented by William Oughtred; 1642: Mechanical calculator. The Pascaline is built by Blaise Pascal. 1643: Barometer: invented by Evangelista Torricelli, or possibly up to three years earlier by Gasparo Berti. 1650: Vacuum pump: Invented by Otto von Guericke. 1656: Pendulum clock: Invented by Christiaan Huygens.
Há 4 dias · 1630–1632: Deccan famine of 1630–1632: India: 7,400,000: 1630–1631: Famine in north-west China: China: 1640–1643: Kan'ei Great Famine: Japan: 50,000-100,000: 1648–1649: Famine: Italy: 1648–1660: Poland lost an estimated 1/3 of its population due to wars, famine, and plague  Poland: 1649: Famine in ...
30 de nov. de 2023 · Charles I of England Charles I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649) [a] was King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649.
Há 4 dias · The first of the colonies, Virginia, was established at Jamestown, in 1607. The New England Colonies, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, were substantially motivated by their founders' concerns related to the practice of religion. The other colonies were founded for business and economic expansion.