What Happened In History Year 1651

Historical Events for the Year 1651

  • 1st January » Charles II of England e.g Charles II is crowned List of Scottish monarchs known as King of Scotland.
  • 28th June » The Battle of Beresteczko between Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth or Poland and Crimean Khanate or Ukraine starts.
  • 30th June » The Deluge (Polish history) known as The Deluge: Khmelnytsky Uprising the Battle of Beresteczko ends with a Poland named Polish victory.
  • 3rd September » Third English Civil War: Battle of Worcester: Charles II of England is defeated in the last main battle of the war.

Famous Birthdays in 1651

  • 13th January » Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (d. 1694)
  • 25th February » Johann Philipp Krieger, German organist and composer (d. 1725)
  • 4th March » John Somers, 1st Baron Somers, English jurist and politician (d. 1716)
  • 31st March » Charles II, Elector Palatine, German husband of Princess Wilhelmine Ernestine of Denmark (d. 1685)
  • 6th April » André Dacier, French scholar (d. 1722)
  • 10th April » Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician, physicist, and physician (d. 1708)
  • 21st April » Joseph Vaz, Indian priest and missionary (d. 1711)
  • 30th April » Jean-Baptiste de La Salle, French priest and saint (d. 1719)
  • 27th May » Louis Antoine de Noailles, French cardinal (d. 1729)
  • 22nd July » Ferdinand Tobias Richter, Austrian organist and composer (d. 1711)
  • 1st September » Natalya Naryshkina, Russian wife of Alexis of Russia (d. 1694)
  • 16th September » Engelbert Kaempfer, German physician and botanist (d. 1716)
  • 12th November » Juana Inés de la Cruz, Mexican nun, poet, and scholar (d. 1695)
  • 28th December » Johann Krieger, German organist and composer (d. 1735)

Famous Deaths in History for 1651

  • 27th January » Abraham Bloemaert, Dutch painter (b. 1566)
  • 7th April » Lennart Torstensson, Swedish field marshal and engineer (b. 1603)
  • 26th May » Jeane Gardiner, English woman executed for witchcraft
  • 27th September » Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria (b. 1573)
  • 7th October » Jacques Sirmond, French scholar (b. 1559)
  • 20th November » Mikołaj Potocki, Polish soldier (b. 1595)
  • 26th November » Henry Ireton, English-Irish general and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b. 1611)
  • 14th December » Pierre Dupuy (scholar) called Pierre Dupuy, French historian and scholar (b. 1582)

Historical events for the year 1651 by month