July–December [ edit] July – First English Civil War: Charles I besieges Hull, in an attempt to gain control of its arsenal. August 4 – Lord Forbes relieves Forthill, and besieges Galway. August 22 – King Charles I raises the royal battle standard over Nottingham Castle, so declaring war on his own Parliament.
1640s From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Contents 1 Events 2 Births 3 Deaths 4 World leaders Events The Qing dynasty begins in China. Europeans reach New Zealand and Tasmania. The English Civil War. Births William Penn, English Quaker Deaths Galileo Galilei, Italian writer and scientist World leaders
Los años 1640 o década del 1640 se extendió desde el 1 de enero de 1640 y terminó el 31 de diciembre de 1649 . Acontecimientos 1642 - En Países Bajos, Rembrandt pinta Ronda de noche. 1644 - Inocencio X sucede a Urbano VIII como papa. 1649 - Carlos I de Inglaterra es ejecutado. Guerra de Candía Personajes importantes
The 1640s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1649 BC to December 31, 1640 BC. Events and trends [ edit] This section is empty. You can help by adding to it. (May 2015) Significant people [ edit] Bazaya, King of Assyria, r. 1650–1622 BC Ammi-Ditana, King of Babylonia, r. 1684–1647 BC ( Middle Chronology)
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1640 ( MDCXL) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1640th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 640th year of the 2nd millennium, the 40th year of the 17th century, and the 1st year of the 1640s decade.