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Thirty Years' War (12,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

it, as did the Dutch, the Duke of Savoy, and his father-in-law James. 17th century Europe was a highly structured and socially conservative society, and
René Descartes (12,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
increased attention given to epistemology in the 17th century. He laid the foundation for 17th-century continental rationalism, later advocated by Spinoza
Charles II of Spain (3,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between 1557 and 1666, including 1647, 1652, 1661, and 1666. However, the 17th century was a period of economic crisis for many European states, and Spain was
Charles II of England (7,910 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century monarch of England, Scotland and Ireland
Francis Bacon (9,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
declared the law rather than the facts, but already before the end of the 17th century Sir Matthew Hale explained modern common law adjudication procedure and
Mary II of England (4,641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary II (30 April 1662 – 28 December 1694) was Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, co-reigning with her husband, King William III & II, from 1689
William III of England (8,573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
India Company build a military fort in Cape Town, South Africa, in the 17th century, naming it the Castle of Good Hope. The five bastions were named after
Isaac Newton (13,050 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Isaac Newton PRS (25 December 1642 – 20 March 1726/27) was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, theologian, and author (described in his
Louis XIII (4,540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"INTERVIEW with Miguel Yisrael, lutenist, about the lute in France in the 17th century". classiquenews.com. "CND - Centre National de la Danse". cnd.fr. Archived
Blaise Pascal (6,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
street of Rouen; given the man's age and the state of medicine in the 17th century, a broken hip could be a very serious condition, perhaps even fatal.
James II of England (8,797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James II and VII (14 October 1633O.S. – 16 September 1701) was King of England and Ireland as James II, and King of Scotland as James VII, from 6 February
Philip V of Spain (3,633 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip V (Spanish: Felipe; 19 December 1683 – 9 July 1746) was King of Spain from 1 November 1700 to 14 January 1724, and again from 6 September 1724 to
William Shakespeare (11,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reflections on the act of writing, began to infuse each other". In the early 17th century, Shakespeare wrote the so-called "problem plays" Measure for Measure
Charles I of England (14,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century monarch of England, Scotland and Ireland
Philip IV of Spain (6,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decades in power. There was a febrile atmosphere in Spain in the early 17th century, with numerous arbitrista offering various advice on how to solve Spain's
John Smith (explorer) (7,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in America in the early 17th century. He was a leader of the Virginia Colony between September 1608 and August
Henry IV of France (5,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry IV (French: Henri IV; 13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610), also known by the epithet Good King Henry or Henry the Great, was King of Navarre (as Henry
Anne of Denmark (9,949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historical tradition, beginning with the anti-Stuart historians of the mid-17th century, which saw in the self-indulgence and vanity of the Jacobean court the
John Locke (7,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who had published tracts demanding freedom of conscience in the early 17th century. Baptist theologian Roger Williams founded the colony of Rhode Island
Elizabeth I (13,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
picture of Elizabeth painted by her Protestant admirers of the early 17th century has proved lasting and influential. Her memory was also revived during
Molière (5,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
difficulties a person has sought. Note that a punishment in 16th and 17th century France was condemnation to life as a galley slave. In Le médecin malgré
James VI and I (12,092 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
According to a tradition originating with anti-Stuart historians of the mid-17th-century, James's taste for political absolutism, his financial irresponsibility
Elizabeth Báthory (4,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Countess Elizabeth Báthory de Ecsed (Hungarian: Báthory Erzsébet, pronounced [ˈbaːtori ˈɛrʒeːbɛt]; Slovak: Alžbeta Bátoriová ; 7 August 1560 – 21 August
Galileo Galilei (14,983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
phases of Venus, the Ptolemaic model became untenable. In the early 17th century, as a result of his discovery, the great majority of astronomers converted
Kōdai-in (1,158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kōdai-in (高台院) (died October 17, 1624), formerly known as Nene (ねね), One (おね), Nei (ねい), was an aristocrat and Buddhist nun, founder of the temple Kōdai-ji
Baruch Spinoza (13,408 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
universe, he came to be considered one of the great rationalists of 17th-century philosophy. Inspired by the groundbreaking ideas of René Descartes, Spinoza
Miguel de Cervantes (5,122 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spanish: [miˈɣel de θeɾˈβantes saaˈβeðɾa]; 29 September 1547 (assumed) – 22 April 1616 NS) was a Spanish writer widely regarded
Anne of Austria (3,259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne of Austria (French: Anne d'Autriche; 22 September 1601 – 20 January 1666), a Spanish princess and an Austrian archduchess of the House of Habsburg
Maria Theresa of Spain (1,455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maria Theresa of Spain (Spanish: María Teresa de Austria; French: Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche; 10 September 1638 – 30 July 1683), was by birth Infanta of
Robert Boyle (4,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[page needed] "Robert Boyle's prophetic scientific predictions from the 17th century go on display at the Royal Society". Telegraph.co.uk. 3 June 2010. Retrieved
Roger Williams (5,260 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 16 September 2012. Fischer, Suzanne. "Personal Tech for the 17th Century". The Atlantic. Archived from the original on 10 September 2012. Retrieved
Dutch Golden Age (5,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and for military defense of the republic's economic interests. In the 17th century the Dutch – traditionally able seafarers and keen mapmakers – began to
Thomas Hobbes (6,702 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hertford College, Oxford St John's College, Cambridge (B.A., 1608) Era 17th-century philosophy Region Western philosophy School British empiricism Classical
John Donne (5,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resurrection; it was to start a vogue in such monuments during the course of the 17th century. In 2012 a bust of the poet by Nigel Boonham was unveiled outside in
Johannes Kepler (11,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer. He is a key figure in the 17th-century scientific revolution, best known for his laws of planetary motion, and
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (4,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Antonie Philips van Leeuwenhoek FRS (/ˈɑːntəni vɑːn ˈleɪvənhuːk, -hʊk/ AHN-tə-nee vahn LAY-vən-hook, -⁠huuk; Dutch: [ɑnˈtoːni vɑn ˈleːuə(n)ˌɦuk] (listen);
Socialite (911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A socialite is a person (usually from a wealthy, or aristocratic background) who plays a prominent role in or is very frequently involved in high society
Roche Braziliano (530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roche Braziliano[needs Dutch and Portuguese IPA] (sometimes spelled Rock, Roch, Roc, Roque, Brazilliano, Brasiliaan or Brasiliano) (c. 1630 – disappeared
Martyrs of Natal (787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Martyrs of Natal were a group of 30 Brazilian Roman Catholic individuals – two of them priests – killed in northern Brazil in massacres that a large
Cravat (934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
necktie and bow tie, originating from a style worn by members of the 17th century military unit known as the Croats. From the end of the sixteenth century
Vincent de Paul (2,751 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
17th Century French priest and saint
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (13,480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most populous countries of 16th- to 17th-century Europe. At its largest territorial extent, in the early 17th century, the Commonwealth covered almost 1
Philip III of Spain (7,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
women during the Arauco's War, from the insight of four chroniclers (17th century)]. Intus-Legere Historia (in Spanish). 7 (1): 77–97. doi:10.15691/07176864
Baroque (12,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
painting, sculpture and other arts that flourished in Europe from the early 17th century until the 1740s. In the territories of the Spanish and Portuguese empires
Yodo-dono (2,158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yodo-dono (淀殿) or Yodogimi (淀君) (1567 – June 4, 1615) was a prominently placed figure in late-Sengoku period. She was the daughter of Oichi and sister
Republic of Salé (893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Salé was a short-lived city state at Salé (modern Morocco), during the 17th century. Located at the mouth of the Bou Regreg river, it was founded by Moriscos
Canadian Martyrs (1,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
They were ritually tortured and killed on various dates in the mid-17th century in Canada, in what is now southern Ontario, and in upstate New York,
Nōhime (936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lady Nō (Japanese: 濃姫, Hepburn: Nōhime, Nohime), also known as Kichō (帰蝶), was the legal wife of Oda Nobunaga, a major daimyō during the Sengoku period
Rose of Lima (2,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Monastery of Saint Rose in 17th-century Lima
Great Plague of London (5,967 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
As in other European cities of the period, the plague was endemic in 17th-century London. The disease periodically erupted into massive epidemics. There
First English Civil War (5,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
authority, especially in clerical affairs; this mattered, because in the 17th century 'true religion' and 'good government' were assumed to be the same. Royalists
Baroque (12,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
painting, sculpture and other arts that flourished in Europe from the early 17th century until the 1740s. In the territories of the Spanish and Portuguese empires
The Lesser Key of Solomon (2,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an anonymous grimoire on demonology. It was compiled in the mid-17th century, mostly from materials a couple of centuries older. It is divided into
Globe Theatre (2,441 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
16th/17th-century theatre in London
John Bunyan (4,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Bunyan Museum Bedford Moot Hall Elstow, a Museum specialising in 17th century life and John Bunyan Bunyan Round Table, all about the places in and
Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor (3,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gemmarum et Lapidum, one of the finest mineralogical treatises of the 17th century. As was customary at the time, the collection was private, but friends
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (4,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interlocking set of conflicts that encompassed the British Isles in the mid-17th century Celtic Dimensions of the British Civil Wars at History Ireland Englishcivilwar
Hugo Grotius (8,056 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hugo Grotius (/ˈɡroʊʃiəs/; 10 April 1583 – 28 August 1645), also known as Huig de Groot (Dutch: [ˈɦœyɣ də ɣroːt]) and in Dutch as Hugo de Groot (Dutch: [ˈɦyɣoː
Pedro Calungsod (3,413 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pedro Calungsod (Spanish: Pedro Calúñgsod or archaically Pedro Calonsor; mid-1650s – April 2, 1672), also known as Peter Calungsod and Pedro Calonsor,
Martin Dobrović (539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Martin Dobrović or Martin Dubravić (Latin: Martinus Dobrouitius; fl. 1599–1621) was a Catholic priest. After finishing his education in Graz, he became
Guy Fawkes (4,412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guy Fawkes (/fɔːks/; 13 April 1570 – 31 January 1606), also known as Guido Fawkes while fighting for the Spanish, was a member of a group of provincial
Pierre le Grand (pirate) (370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Peter the Great) was a French buccaneer supposedly active during the 17th century. He is known to history from only one source, Alexandre Exquemelin's
Metaphysical poets (3,878 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was coined by the critic Samuel Johnson to describe a loose group of 17th-century English poets whose work was characterised by the inventive use of conceits
Robert Bellarmine (3,648 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Robert Bellarmine S.J. 17th-century portrait of Robert Bellarmine, Antwerp, Museum Plantin-Moretus. Confessor and Doctor of the Church Born 4 October
Pilgrims (Plymouth Colony) (6,098 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
who had fled religious persecution in England for the tolerance of 17th-century Holland in the Netherlands. They held many of the same Puritan Calvinist
Christiaan Huygens (9,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
constant, were matters Huygens only took seriously towards the end of the 17th century. Mersenne had also written on musical theory. Huygens preferred meantone
Henry Purcell (4,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century etching of Purcell
Izumo no Okuni (1,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Okuni Kabuki-zu Byōbu, a six-panel canvas from the 17th century, is the oldest known painting featuring Izumo no Okuni (pictured onstage third panel from
Fūma Kotarō (1,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fūma Kotarō (風魔 小太郎) was the name adopted by the leader of the ninja Fūma clan (風魔一党, Fūma-ittō) during the Sengoku era of feudal Japan. According to some
Portuguese Restoration War (5,000 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Portuguese Restoration War (Portuguese: Guerra da Restauração) was the war between Portugal and Spain that began with the Portuguese revolution of
Pocahontas (5,951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century Native American woman
Early Modern English (4,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
15th century, to the transition to Modern English, in the mid-to-late 17th century. Before and after the accession of James I to the English throne in 1603
List of pirates (3,931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pierre Bot 17th century 1680s France French buccaneer active in the Caribbean.[citation needed] Alexandre Bras-de-Fer 17th century mid-17th century France
William Dampier (4,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Misfortunes of Alonso Ramírez: The True Adventures of a Spanish American with 17th-Century Pirates. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press. pp. 29–30. ISBN 978-029-27-4389-2
Pierre Gassendi (3,652 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
University of Aix-en-Provence University of Avignon (D.D., 1614) Era 17th-century philosophy Region Western philosophy School Aristotelianism Epicureanism
Great Turkish War (3,880 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Great Turkish War (German: Großer Türkenkrieg) or the War of the Holy League (Turkish: Kutsal İttifak Savaşları) was a series of conflicts between
Tokuhime (Oda) (509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Tokuhime (徳姫), also known as Gotokuhime (五徳姫) or Lady Toku (November 11, 1559 – February 16, 1636) was a Japanese noble lady from the Sengoku period. She
Abydos Dynasty (920 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Abydos Dynasty is hypothesized to have been a short-lived local dynasty ruling over parts of Middle and Upper Egypt during the Second Intermediate
17th-century French literature (9,279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century French literature was written throughout the Grand Siècle of France, spanning the reigns of Henry IV of France, the Regency of Marie de Medici
George Herbert (4,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
effectively than in his words. Commenting on his religious poetry later in the 17th century, Richard Baxter said, "Herbert speaks to God like one that really believeth
Osman II (1,236 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Osman II (Ottoman Turkish: عثمان ثانى‎ ‘Osmān-i sānī; 3 November 1604 – 20 May 1622), also known as Osman the Young (Turkish: Genç Osman), was the Sultan
Peter Easton (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Easton (c. 1570 – 1620 or after) was a pirate in the early 17th century. The 'most famous English pirate of the day', his piracies ranged from Ireland
Order of the Most Holy Annunciation (123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abbreviation Order of the Most Holy Annunciation (O.SS.A.) Formation 17th century Type Roman Catholic religious order Headquarters Ordine della Santissima
Lancelot Andrewes (3,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lancelot Andrewes (1555 – 25 September 1626) was an English bishop and scholar, who held high positions in the Church of England during the reigns of Elizabeth
John Harvard (clergyman) (1,770 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Harvard (1607–1638) was an English minister in Colonial America whose deathbed bequest to the "schoale or Colledge" founded two years earlier by the
Old Believers (6,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the existing rite endured severe persecutions from the end of the 17th century until the beginning of the 20th century as "Schismatics" (Russian: раскольники
Miyamoto Musashi (4,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
war List of military writers Tokitsu, Kenji (1998). Miyamoto Musashi: 17th century Japanese saber master: man and work, myth and reality ; Miyamoto Musashi :
1644 in Ireland (84 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1644 in Ireland. October 24 – the Long Parliament of England passes an Ordinance of no quarter to the Irish. Richard Pyne, judge (d
Kösem Sultan (3,029 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kösem Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: كوسم سلطان‎, IPA: [cœˈsæm suɫˈtan]) (c. 1589 – 2 September 1651) – also known as Mahpeyker Sultan (Turkish pronunciation: [mahpejˈkæɾ
Tulip mania (5,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Republic, which was the world's leading economic and financial power in the 17th century, with the highest per capita income in the world from about 1600 to 1720
Pierre Bayle (1,470 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
28 December 1706(1706-12-28) (aged 59) Rotterdam, Dutch Republic Era 17th-century philosophy Region Western philosophy School Philosophical skepticism
Anglo-Turkish piracy (821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barbary pirates and English pirates against Catholic shipping during the 17th century. The Protestants and the Muslim Turks, more precisely the Barbary pirates
George Fox (6,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
primary source because of its wealth of detail on ordinary life in the 17th century, and the many towns and villages which Fox visited. Hundreds of Fox's
1696 in Ireland (158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1696 in Ireland. April 27 – an act of the Parliament of England for encouraging linen manufacture in Ireland allows plain linen to
Plantation of Ulster (5,830 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"banished into other countries where most of them died". Likewise, an early 17th-century poem by the Irish bard Lochlann Óg Ó Dálaigh laments the plantation,
François l'Olonnais (1,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-David Nau (pronounced [ʒɑ̃ david no]) (c. 1630 – c. 1669), better known as François l'Olonnais (pronounced [fʁɑ̃swa lolɔnɛ]) (also l'Olonnois, Lolonois
Pierre Bayle (1,470 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
28 December 1706(1706-12-28) (aged 59) Rotterdam, Dutch Republic Era 17th-century philosophy Region Western philosophy School Philosophical skepticism
Sophia of Hanover (2,061 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Donovan, Ned. "The UK is still handing passports to the descendants of a 17th Century German aristocrat". New Statesman. J. N. Duggan, Chapter 13 [1] The Oxford
John Dryden (4,834 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century English poet and playwright
1696 in Ireland (158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1696 in Ireland. April 27 – an act of the Parliament of England for encouraging linen manufacture in Ireland allows plain linen to
1666 in Ireland (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1666 in Ireland. February – William Penn moves from London to Ireland to manage his father's estates. In May, he is involved in suppressing
François l'Olonnais (1,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-David Nau (pronounced [ʒɑ̃ david no]) (c. 1630 – c. 1669), better known as François l'Olonnais (pronounced [fʁɑ̃swa lolɔnɛ]) (also l'Olonnois, Lolonois
Lawrence Prince (1,314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
anglicized as Lawrence Prince, (c. 1630s, Amsterdam – after 1717) was a 17th-century Dutch buccaneer, privateer and an officer under Captain Sir Henry Morgan
1615 in Ireland (230 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from 1615 in Ireland. April 18 – the "Native's Rebellion": Arthur Chichester, 1st Baron Chichester, Lord Deputy of Ireland, informs the Privy Council
Nicholas van Hoorn (777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nicholas van Hoorn (c. 1635 in Vlissingen – buried 24 June 1683, in Isla Mujeres) was a merchant sailor, privateer and pirate. He was born in the Netherlands
Dutch Golden Age painting (9,437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Dutch Golden Age, a period in Dutch history roughly spanning the 17th century, during and after the later part of the Eighty Years' War (1568–1648)
Aphra Behn (4,906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Montague Summers, an author of scholarly works on the English drama of the 17th century, published a six-volume collection of her work, in hopes of rehabilitating
1664 in Ireland (100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1664 in Ireland. St Stephen's Green, Dublin, enclosed for building. Portmore Castle is erected near the shores of Portmore Lough in
Fifteenth Dynasty of Egypt (1,719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fifteenth Dynasty was a foreign dynasty of ancient Egypt. It was founded by Salitis, a Hyksos from West Asia whose people had invaded the country and
1675 in Ireland (160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1675 in Ireland. September 22 – King Charles II of England orders the setting up of a commission to determine the cases of Connacht
1697 in Ireland (169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1697 in Ireland. October 27 – a thunderstorm ignites the arsenal at Athlone Castle. Banishment Act banishes all bishops of the Roman
1678 in Ireland (141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1678 in Ireland. October 11 – Peter Talbot, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland, having returned to Ireland
1676 in Ireland (161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1676 in Ireland. July 31 – the title Viscount Lanesborough is first created in the Peerage of Ireland in favour of George Lane, 2nd
Francisco Suárez (3,870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
metaphysicae (Metaphysical Disputations) were widely read in Europe during the 17th century and are considered by some scholars to be his most profound work. Suárez
1613 in Ireland (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1613 in Ireland. King James I commissions George Calvert, Sir Humphrey Wynch, Sir Charles Cornwallis and Sir Roger Wilbraham to investigate
Lakshmisa (775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kannada language Brahmin writer who lived during the mid-16th or late 17th century. His most important writing, Jaimini Bharata is a version of the Hindu
1614 in Ireland (150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1614 in Ireland. April 2 – James I rebukes a deputation from the Catholic opposition in the Parliament of Ireland. June 22 – the Synod
Komatsuhime (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Komatsuhime (小松姫) (1573 – March 27, 1620) was a female warrior (onna-musha) during late-Sengoku period and early Edo period . Born the daughter of Honda
1674 in Ireland (103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1674 in Ireland. May 5 – The Hospital and Free School of King Charles II opens in Dublin. Mary Davys, novelist and playwright (died
1624 in Ireland (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1624 in Ireland. January 21 – proclamation ordering all Catholic Church ecclesiastics to leave Ireland within 40 days; suspended after
1662 in Ireland (171 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1662 in Ireland. February 21 – James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, returns to the office of Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (until 1669)
1687 in Ireland (172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1687 in Ireland. January 8 – the Roman Catholic Richard Talbot, 1st Earl of Tyrconnell, is appointed Lord Deputy of Ireland. Early
1682 in Ireland (175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1682 in Ireland. February 19 – William Sheridan consecrated Bishop of Kilmore and Ardagh in the Church of Ireland. February 21 – the
1663 in Ireland (202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1663 in Ireland. January 1 – the Franciscan chapel in Cook Street, Dublin, is raided by the military. May 21 – Colonel Thomas Blood
1655 in Ireland (101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1655 in Ireland. July – Henry Cromwell, son of Oliver, is appointed as major-general of the forces in Ireland and a member of the
1629 in Ireland (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1629 in Ireland. October 15 – the Osborne Baronetcy, of Ballentaylor in the County of Tipperary, and Ballylemon in the county of Wexford
Henry Hudson (3,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
June 1611) was an English sea explorer and navigator during the early 17th century, best known for his explorations of present-day Canada and parts of the
Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (4,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jakob Froberger, one of the most important keyboard composers of the 17th century. Froberger lamented the emperor's death and dedicated to him one of his
1619 in Ireland (192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1619 in Ireland. March – construction of the walls of Derry by The Honourable The Irish Society is completed, at a cost of £10,757
1691 in Ireland (206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
July 12 – Williamite War in Ireland: Battle of Aughrim in County Galway: Protestant Williamite forces led by Godert de Ginkell decisively defeat Jacobites
1627 in Ireland (108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1627 in Ireland. May 23 – the office of Second Serjeant-at-law at the Irish Bar is created, the first holder being Nathaniel Catelyn
Cotton Mather (10,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cotton Mather /ˈmæðər/ FRS (February 12, 1663 – February 13, 1728) was a New England Puritan minister, prolific author, and pamphleteer. One of the most
1618 in Ireland (142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1618 in Ireland. 23 January – Charter of Waterford revoked after election of recusants (restored 1626). 19 February – Richard Wingfield
1671 in Ireland (213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1671 in Ireland. January 18 – Royalist Sir Richard Talbot petitions King Charles II on behalf of the Catholic nobility and gentry
Senhime (845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Senhime and Honda Heihachirō, a 17th-century depiction, Tokugawa Art Museum, Nagoya
1668 in Ireland (85 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1668 in Ireland. Roger Boyle, Earl of Orrery, resigns the office of Lord President of Munster on account of disputes with James Butler
1638 in Ireland (148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1638 in Ireland. January 13 – proclamation enforcing the monopoly on tobacco held by the Lord Deputy of Ireland, Sir Thomas Wentworth
Charlotte de Berry (706 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
often plagiarized. There's no evidence for de Berry's existence in 17th-century sources, though many elements of her story have parallels in other literature
Emanuel Wynn (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emanuel Wynn (fl. 1700) was a French pirate of the 17th century, and is often considered the first pirate to fly the Jolly Roger. Wynne began his piratical
Moses Cohen Henriques (340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Moses Cohen Henriques was a Dutch pirate of Portuguese Sephardic Jewish origin, operating in the Caribbean. Henriques helped Dutch naval officer and folk
1604 in Ireland (151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1604 in Ireland. July 11 – Derry chartered as a city. March 10 (claimed) – David Barry, 1st Earl of Barrymore (d. 1642) Ulick Burke
1698 in Ireland (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1698 in Ireland. Early – William Molyneux publishes The Case of Ireland's being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England, Stated. Famine
1608 in Ireland (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1608 in Ireland. April – launch of O'Doherty's Rebellion. Following the Flight of the Earls and angered by land confiscations for
Peace of Westphalia (2,728 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Peace of Westphalia (German: Westfälischer Friede, pronounced [vɛstˈfɛːlɪʃɐ ˈfʁiːdə] (listen)) is the collective name for two peace treaties signed
Elena Cornaro Piscopia (2,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia (US: /kɔːrˌnɑːroʊ pɪˈskoʊpiə/, Italian: [ˈɛːlena luˈkrɛttsja korˈnaːro piˈskɔːpja]) or Elena Lucrezia Corner (Italian: [korˈnɛr];
1606 in Ireland (204 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1606 in Ireland. Plantation of Ulster: substantial lowland Scots settlement on disinhabited land in north Down, led by Hugh Montgomery
1626 in Ireland (89 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1626 in Ireland. King Charles I of England and Scotland institutes a plantation on the royal estate of Upper Ossory in County Laois
1648 in Ireland (95 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1648 in Ireland. March – Murrough O'Brien, 1st Earl of Inchiquin changes sides and declares for the King. September – open breach
1613 in Ireland (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1613 in Ireland. King James I commissions George Calvert, Sir Humphrey Wynch, Sir Charles Cornwallis and Sir Roger Wilbraham to investigate
Philipp Spener (1,161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philipp Jakob Spener (23 January 1635 – 5 February 1705), was a German Lutheran theologian who essentially founded what would become to be known as Pietism
1620 in Ireland (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1620 in Ireland. County Longford is planted by English and Scottish landowners, with much of the O'Farrell lands being confiscated
Megohime (668 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Megohime, or Yoshihime (愛姫, 1568 – February 21, 1653) was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat from the Azuchi–Momoyama period to the early Edo period
1608 in Ireland (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1608 in Ireland. April – launch of O'Doherty's Rebellion. Following the Flight of the Earls and angered by land confiscations for
Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (4,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jakob Froberger, one of the most important keyboard composers of the 17th century. Froberger lamented the emperor's death and dedicated to him one of his
1624 in Ireland (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1624 in Ireland. January 21 – proclamation ordering all Catholic Church ecclesiastics to leave Ireland within 40 days; suspended after
1690 in Ireland (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1690 in Ireland. June 14 – King William III of England (William of Orange) lands at Carrickfergus in Ulster and marches south to take
1669 in Ireland (276 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1669 in Ireland. January 11 – Peter Talbot is appointed Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland (consecrated at
King William's War (3,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
v t e Colonial conflicts involving the English/British Empire 17th century Virginia (1609–46) Swally (1612) Ormuz (1622) Saint Kitts (1626) Quebec (1628)
William Kidd (5,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2007 that "wreckage of a pirate ship abandoned by Captain Kidd in the 17th century has been found by divers in shallow waters off the Dominican Republic
1672 in Ireland (281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1672 in Ireland. February 25 (6 March N.S.) – John O'Mollony is consecrated as Roman Catholic Bishop of Killaloe in Paris. March 15
Matteo Ricci (3,916 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An early 17th-century depiction of Ricci in Chinese robes.
1633 in Ireland (54 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1633 in Ireland. St Columb's Cathedral, Derry is completed; the first post-Reformation Anglican cathedral built in the British Isles
1670 in Ireland (299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1670 in Ireland. February–April – William Penn visits the Quaker William Morris at Castle Salem, Cork. March 7 – Oliver Plunkett,
1627 in Ireland (108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1627 in Ireland. May 23 – the office of Second Serjeant-at-law at the Irish Bar is created, the first holder being Nathaniel Catelyn
1630 in Ireland (123 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1630 in Ireland. Lismore Cathedral is destroyed. Mícheál Ó Cléirigh's Félire na naomh nÉrennach ("Calendar of Irish Saints" or "Martyrology
1680 in Ireland (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1680 in Ireland. April 29 – construction of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin as a home for retired soldiers begins to the design
Tommaso Campanella (1,480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tommaso Campanella OP (Italian: [tomˈmaːzo kampaˈnɛlla]; 5 September 1568 – 21 May 1639), baptized Giovanni Domenico Campanella, was an Italian Dominican
1673 in Ireland (100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1673 in Ireland. June – Peter Talbot, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland, goes into exile. Parliament of England
1684 in Ireland (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1684 in Ireland. February 18 – "Court of grace" appointed to enquire into tithes on land. March 25 – Royal Hospital Kilmainham is
Dodo (15,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
evidenced only by drawings, paintings, and written accounts from the 17th century. As these vary considerably, and only some of the illustrations are known
John Webster (1,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchess of Malfi, which are often regarded as masterpieces of the early 17th-century English stage. His life and career overlapped Shakespeare's. Webster's
Nassau, Bahamas (3,237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nassau (/ˈnæsɔː/) is the capital and largest city of The Bahamas. With a population of 274,400 as of 2016, or just over 70% of the entire population of
Hendrick Lucifer (290 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hendrick Jacobszoon Lucifer (1583–1627) was a Dutch-born pirate. Hendrick's last name, Lucifer, referred to a lighting stick, not to the fallen angel Lucifer
Ohatsu (821 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ohatsu (お初) or Ohatsu-no-kata (お初の方) (1570 – September 30, 1633) was a prominently placed figure in the late Sengoku period. She was daughter of Oichi
1617 in Ireland (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1617 in Ireland. May 8 – title of Baron Hamilton of Strabane in the County of Tyrone created in the Peerage of Ireland for the 13-year-old
1667 in Ireland (83 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1667 in Ireland. William Penn attends meetings of the Quakers in Cork, marking his conversion. November 30 – Jonathan Swift, cleric
Second Intermediate Period of Egypt (1,645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Second Intermediate Period marks a period when ancient Egypt fell into disarray for a second time, between the end of the Middle Kingdom and the start
1604 in Ireland (151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1604 in Ireland. July 11 – Derry chartered as a city. March 10 (claimed) – David Barry, 1st Earl of Barrymore (d. 1642) Ulick Burke
Raghavendra Tirtha (3,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occurred in the 17th century, he will be alive for 700 years. While Rayaru had his Brindavana Pravesha around 1:30 pm in 17th century, it is recorded
Mary Shakespeare (496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary Shakespeare (née Arden; c. 1537–1608) was the mother of William Shakespeare. She was the daughter of Wilmcote gentleman farmer Robert Arden, a cadet
Tachibana Ginchiyo (1,235 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tachibana Ginchiyo (立花 誾千代, September 23, 1569 – November 30, 1602) was head of the Japanese Tachibana clan and onna-bugeisha during the Sengoku period
1665 in Ireland (174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1665 in Ireland. The Act of Explanation states that Cromwellian settlers (with some named exceptions) have to give up one third of
John Napier (2,923 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Napier of Merchiston (/ˈneɪpɪər/; 1 February 1550 – 4 April 1617), nicknamed Marvellous Merchiston, was a Scottish landowner known as a mathematician
Daniel Defoe (6,455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
eventual redemption, both material and spiritual, of a lone woman in 17th-century England. The titular heroine appears as a whore, bigamist, and thief
1698 in Ireland (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1698 in Ireland. Early – William Molyneux publishes The Case of Ireland's being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England, Stated. Famine
1700 in Ireland (140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1700 in Ireland. December 28 – Laurence Hyde, 1st Earl of Rochester, appointed Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. c. March – the Yellow Book
1652 in Ireland (215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1652 in Ireland. May 12 – Siege of Galway: Thomas Preston, the military governor of Galway, surrenders the city to English Parliamentarians
1625 in Ireland (128 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1625 in Ireland. March 21 – James Ussher is appointed Archbishop of Armagh (Church of Ireland) and Primate of All Ireland. March 27
1623 in Ireland (295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1623 in Ireland. June 20 – order issued requiring civic officials to take the Oath of Supremacy and enforcing excommunication against
Laurens de Graaf (2,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Laurens Cornelis Boudewijn de Graaf (c. 1653, Dordrecht, Dutch Republic – 24 May 1704, Cap-Français, Saint-Domingue) was a Dutch pirate, mercenary, and
1653 in Ireland (212 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1653 in Ireland. January 6 – a law declares any Roman Catholic priest in Ireland to be guilty of treason. April 27 – the last Irish
1612 in Ireland (146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1612 in Ireland. April 10 – a royal charter of King James VI and I creates the City and County of Londonderry, and The Honourable
Nicolas Malebranche (3,972 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
University of Paris (Collège de la Marche and Collège de Sorbonne) Era 17th-century philosophy Region Western philosophy School Rationalism Cartesianism
Seicento (1,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(/seɪˈtʃɛntoʊ/, Italian: [ˌsɛiˈtʃɛnto]) is Italian history and culture during the 17th century. The Seicento saw the end of the Renaissance movement in Italy and the
1686 in Ireland (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1686 in Ireland. January 9 – Henry Hyde, 2nd Earl of Clarendon, sworn as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in Dublin. March 22 – warrant
1637 in Ireland (194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1637 in Ireland. February – Mícheál Ó Cléirigh seeks approbation for the text of the Annals of the Four Masters from Thomas Fleming
1685 in Ireland (324 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1685 in Ireland. 6 February – James II becomes King of England, Scotland and Ireland upon the death of Charles II. 1 October – Henry
Yakuza (6,722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yakuza Founded 17th century (presumed to have originated from the Kabukimono) Ethnicity Primarily Japanese burakumin. Occasionally Koreans and Gaijin.
1658 in Ireland (60 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1658 in Ireland. September 3 – Richard Cromwell proclaimed Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland upon the death of his father
Hatsume no Tsubone (295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hatsume no Tsubone (初芽局) was a legendary Japanese woman from the Sengoku period. She was famous as the main character of the historical novel Sekigahara
1695 in Ireland (366 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1695 in Ireland. May 4 – Charles Boyle, Viscount Dungarvan, is appointed Lord High Treasurer of Ireland, in succession to Lord Burlington
1605 in Ireland (377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1605 in Ireland. February 3 – Sir Arthur Chichester is appointed Lord Deputy of Ireland, an office he will hold for a decade. March
Jacobean era (2,533 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Church History 18 (1982): 319–334. Jonathan Scott, England's Troubles: 17th-century English Political Instability in European Context (Cambridge UP, 2000)
1646 in Ireland (243 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1646 in Ireland. March 3 – the title of Earl of Leinster in the Peerage of Ireland is created for Robert Cholmondeley. March 28 –
1699 in Ireland (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1699 in Ireland. January 26–June 14 – the Parliament of Ireland meets and enacts legislation to levy duties on exported woolens; to
Doublet (clothing) (694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was spread to Western Europe from the late Middle Ages up to the mid-17th century. The doublet was hip length or waist length and worn over the shirt or
1656 in Ireland (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1656 in Ireland. Cromwellian soldier William Morris becomes a Quaker, founding a meeting at Belturbet, County Cavan, before returning
1632 in Ireland (139 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1632 in Ireland. September 8 – Government order for the destruction of St Patrick's Purgatory in Lough Derg, County Donegal, carried
1660 in Ireland (133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1660 in Ireland. April 23 – Charles II crowned King of England and Ireland. June – George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle, one of the
1616 in Ireland (125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1616 in Ireland. February – Arthur Chichester, 1st Baron Chichester's term as Lord Deputy of Ireland is terminated. He has served
1609 in Ireland (242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1609 in Ireland. Plantation of Ulster Protestant English and Presbyterian Scots settlers are imported directly by undertakers with
1607 in Ireland (271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1607 in Ireland. September 14 – Flight of the Earls: Hugh O'Neill, 2nd Earl of Tyrone and Rory O'Donnell, 1st Earl of Tyrconnell flee
1677 in Ireland (226 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1677 in Ireland. August 24 – James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, is again sworn in as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. Francis Aungier,
1679 in Ireland (74 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1679 in Ireland. Lismore Cathedral (Church of Ireland) abandoned until 1749. September 11 – Thomas Parnell, clergyman and poet (d
Tokugawa shogunate (4,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Musashi. Retrieved Aug 7, 2020. Tokitsu, Kenji (1998). Miyamoto Musashi: 17th century Japanese saber master: man and work, myth and reality ; Miyamoto Musashi :
Antonio Vivaldi (5,673 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (UK: /vɪˈvældi/, US: /vɪˈvɑːldi, -ˈvɔːl-/; Italian: [anˈtɔːnjo ˈluːtʃo viˈvaldi] (listen); 4 March 1678 – 28 July 1741) was an Italian
1636 in Ireland (236 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1636 in Ireland. May 27–28 – cross-examination of a Galway jury on a charge of refusing to find the king's title to land, resulting
1660 in Ireland (133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1660 in Ireland. April 23 – Charles II crowned King of England and Ireland. June – George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle, one of the
The George, Twickenham (77 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adjoining buildings at 32–36 King Street, parts of which date from the late 17th century. Historic England (25 June 1983). "The George public house (1065375)"
1650 in Ireland (337 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1650 in Ireland. March 27 – Confederate Ireland's besieged capital Kilkenny is surrendered to Cromwell. April 27 – Cromwellian conquest
Covenanters (4,643 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Covenanters (Scottish Gaelic: Cùmhnantaich) were members of a 17th-century Scottish religious and political movement, who supported a Presbyterian Church
Sieges of Ceuta (1694–1727) (913 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Sieges of Ceuta (also known as the Thirty-year Siege) were a series of blockades by Moroccan forces of the Spanish-held city of Ceuta on the North
Okaji no Kata (676 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Okaji no Kata (お梶の方) (December 7, 1578 – September 17, 1642) or Lady Okaji, was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat who lived during the Sengoku period
1632 in Ireland (139 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1632 in Ireland. September 8 – Government order for the destruction of St Patrick's Purgatory in Lough Derg, County Donegal, carried
1656 in Ireland (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1656 in Ireland. Cromwellian soldier William Morris becomes a Quaker, founding a meeting at Belturbet, County Cavan, before returning
1677 in Ireland (226 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1677 in Ireland. August 24 – James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, is again sworn in as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. Francis Aungier,
1634 in Ireland (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1634 in Ireland. 11 November – the Irish House of Commons passes an Act for the Punishment of the Vice of Buggery.[citation needed]
1621 in Ireland (51 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1621 in Ireland. King James I of England claims royal inheritance of the whole of Upper Ossory in County Laois including the manor
Francesco Redi (1,967 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Toscana ("Bacchus in Tuscany") is considered among the finest works of 17th-century Italian poetry, and for which the Grand Duke Cosimo III gave him a medal
Ashikaga Ujinohime (415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ashikaga Ujihime (足利 氏姫, 1574 – June 6, 1620), or Ashikaga no Ujihime, Ashikaga Ujinohime was the 6th and last Koga kubō in Sengoku period. She was the
Bavarian State Opera (662 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bavarian State Opera (German: Bayerische Staatsoper) is an opera company based in Munich, Germany. Its orchestra is the Bavarian State Orchestra. The
Lerwick (2,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
400 BC. The first settlement to be known as Lerwick was founded in the 17th century as a herring and white fish seaport to trade with the Dutch fishing fleet
1611 in Ireland (190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1611 in Ireland. February 18 – Sir Humphrey Winch, retiring Lord Chief Justice of Ireland, is sent to London with draft legislation
1622 in Ireland (294 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1622 in Ireland. A commission of inquiry into the Dublin Castle administration is sent from England, headed by Dudley Digges and including
1659 in Ireland (85 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1659 in Ireland. May 25 – Richard Cromwell (son of Oliver) resigns as Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland. June 15 – Henry
1643 in Ireland (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1643 in Ireland. March 18 – Irish Confederate Wars: Battle of New Ross: James Butler, Earl of Ormonde, defeats Thomas Preston and
Mariam-uz-Zamani (2,099 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mariam-uz-Zamani (Persian: مریم الزمانی‎, lit. 'Mary of the Age'; c. 1542 – 19 May 1623) was a wife of the third Mughal emperor, Akbar. In subsequent centuries
Prince George of Denmark (4,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prince George of Denmark and Norway, Duke of Cumberland (Danish: Jørgen; 2 April 1653 – 28 October 1708), was the husband of Queen Anne, who reigned over
American English (8,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North America during the 17th century, followed by further migrations in the 18th and 19th centuries. During the 17th century, dialects from many different
Covenanters (4,643 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Covenanters (Scottish Gaelic: Cùmhnantaich) were members of a 17th-century Scottish religious and political movement, who supported a Presbyterian Church
Trailanga (1,632 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Trailanga Swami (also Tailang Swami, Telang Swami) (reportedly 27 November 1607– 26 December 1887), whose monastic name was Swami Ganapati Saraswati, was
Julia Ota (719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Julia Ota (Japanese: ジュリアおたあ, Korean: 오타 주리아) was a 17th-century Korean Christian woman who became a lady-in-waiting of the Japanese shōgun Tokugawa Ieyasu
Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor (2,263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
17th century Habsburg Holy Roman Emperor
1603 in Ireland (177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1603 in Ireland. March 24 – James VI of Scotland becomes King James I of England and Ireland upon the death of Elizabeth I in England
1692 in Ireland (167 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1692 in Ireland. February 24 – the Treaty of Limerick is ratified. October 5 – the first meeting of the Parliament of Ireland under
Jakob Böhme (4,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Behemenism or Boehmenism, is the English-language designation for a 17th-century European Christian movement based on the teachings of German mystic and
1621 in Ireland (51 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1621 in Ireland. King James I of England claims royal inheritance of the whole of Upper Ossory in County Laois including the manor
Francesco Redi (1,967 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Toscana ("Bacchus in Tuscany") is considered among the finest works of 17th-century Italian poetry, and for which the Grand Duke Cosimo III gave him a medal
Grove House, Hampton (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It dates from the late 17th century and in 1669 was called Brick House. Subsequently enlarged and remodelled
1602 in Ireland (167 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1602 in Ireland. January 3 – Nine Years' War: The English defeat Irish rebels and their Spanish allies at the Siege of Kinsale. January
William Laud (2,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Laud (LAWD; 7 October 1573 – 10 January 1645) was a clergyman in the Church of England, appointed Archbishop of Canterbury by Charles I in 1633
Maeda Matsu (2,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maeda Matsu (前田まつ), also known as Omatsu no Kata (お松の方) (1547–1617), was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat of the 16th century. She was the wife of
Prince George of Denmark (4,998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prince George of Denmark and Norway, Duke of Cumberland (Danish: Jørgen; 2 April 1653 – 28 October 1708), was the husband of Queen Anne, who reigned over
1635 in Ireland (198 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1635 in Ireland. January 28–February 28 – a Star Chamber trial finds the City of London and Irish Society guilty of mismanagement
1657 in Ireland (100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1657 in Ireland. 8 June – the Parliament of England passes the Act of Settlement for the Assuring, Confirming and Settling of lands
Unnayi Variyar (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Unnayi Warrier was a poet, writer, scholar, dramatist who lived in Kerala, India during the later part of the 18th century. He is best known for his chef-d'oeuvre
Mariam-uz-Zamani (2,099 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mariam-uz-Zamani (Persian: مریم الزمانی‎, lit. 'Mary of the Age'; c. 1542 – 19 May 1623) was a wife of the third Mughal emperor, Akbar. In subsequent centuries
Sieges of Ceuta (1694–1727) (913 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Sieges of Ceuta (also known as the Thirty-year Siege) were a series of blockades by Moroccan forces of the Spanish-held city of Ceuta on the North
1645 in Ireland (155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1645 in Ireland. Irish Confederate Wars: Lismore town and castle are sacked by a force of the Irish Confederacy commanded by Lord
Dutch–Portuguese War (3,770 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century Luanda
1649 in Ireland (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1649 in Ireland. 30 January King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland is beheaded in London. Prince Charles Stuart declares
The Edinburgh Gazette (272 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edinburgh Gazette is a newspaper of record (Government gazette) of the Government of the United Kingdom, along with The London Gazette and The Belfast
Okaji no Kata (676 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Okaji no Kata (お梶の方) (December 7, 1578 – September 17, 1642) or Lady Okaji, was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat who lived during the Sengoku period
1645 in Ireland (155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1645 in Ireland. Irish Confederate Wars: Lismore town and castle are sacked by a force of the Irish Confederacy commanded by Lord
Kyōgoku Tatsuko (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kyōgoku Tatsuko (京極竜子) (? – October 22, 1634) was a Japanese woman who lived from the Sengoku period to the early Edo period. She was the younger sister
Pierre de Fermat (2,351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fermat was one of the two leading mathematicians of the first half of the 17th century. According to Peter L. Bernstein, in his book Against the Gods, Fermat
1642 in Ireland (330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1642 in Ireland. February – English Protestant refugees are massacred at Shrule by Edmond Bourke's soldiers. 19 March – the citizens
Unnayi Variyar (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Unnayi Warrier was a poet, writer, scholar, dramatist who lived in Kerala, India during the later part of the 18th century. He is best known for his chef-d'oeuvre
Iptar-Sin (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Assyrian King List. He reigned for 12 years some time during the 17th century BC. The Assyrian King List provides a sequence of five kings with short
Mary of Modena (4,434 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
by initials "OS" for "Old Style"). Therefore, for the duration of the 17th Century, English/"Julian" dates were ten days behind Modena and France's Gregorian
Juana Inés de la Cruz (8,128 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz OSH (12 November 1648 – 17 April 1695) was a Mexican writer, philosopher, composer, poet of the Baroque period, and Hieronymite
Chandragiri Fort, Kerala (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kannada :ಚಂದ್ರಗಿರಿ ಕೋಟೆ , Hindi: चंद्रगिरी किला ) is a fort built in the 17th century, situated in Kasaragod District of Kerala, South India. This large squarish
Carrack (1,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the late 15th century, before eventually being superseded in the 17th century by the galleon, introduced in the 16th century. In its most developed
Seishin-ni (163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seishin-ni (清心尼, 1585-1644), born as Hachinohe Neneko (八戸 子子子) or Nene (祢々), Mego (女古,女子) was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat from the Sengoku period
The Edinburgh Gazette (272 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edinburgh Gazette is a newspaper of record (Government gazette) of the Government of the United Kingdom, along with The London Gazette and The Belfast
English Renaissance (1,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
artistic movement in England from the early 16th century to the early 17th century. It is associated with the pan-European Renaissance that is usually regarded
Port Royal (4,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shipping and commerce in the Caribbean Sea by the latter half of the 17th century. It was destroyed by an earthquake on 7 June 1692, which had an accompanying
Star Chamber (2,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the royal Palace of Westminster, from the late 15th century to the mid-17th century (c. 1641), and was composed of Privy Counsellors and common-law judges
Pope Innocent XII (1,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th-century Catholic pope
1642 in Ireland (330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1642 in Ireland. February – English Protestant refugees are massacred at Shrule by Edmond Bourke's soldiers. 19 March – the citizens
Martyrs of Japan (851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
persecuted and executed, mostly during the Tokugawa shogunate period in the 17th century. More than 400 martyrs of Japan have been recognized with beatification
Charles Perrault (2,593 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ballet, theatre, and film. Perrault was an influential figure in the 17th-century French literary scene, and was the leader of the Modern faction during
Chanson (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century, probably from the aforementioned Parisian works. During the 17th century, the air de cour, chanson pour boire and other like genres, generally
1645 in Ireland (155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1645 in Ireland. Irish Confederate Wars: Lismore town and castle are sacked by a force of the Irish Confederacy commanded by Lord
1656 in Denmark (23 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1656 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III "Frederick III | king of Denmark and Norway". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 18 November
Geoffrey Keating (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Geoffrey Keating (Irish: Seathrún Céitinn; c. 1569 – c. 1644) was a 17th-century historian. He was born in County Tipperary, Ireland, and is buried in
1653 in Denmark (42 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1653 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III 2 April – Prince George of Denmark, husband of Queen Anne (died 1708) 21 May – Jacob Madsen
The Edinburgh Gazette (272 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edinburgh Gazette is a newspaper of record (Government gazette) of the Government of the United Kingdom, along with The London Gazette and The Belfast
Dutch Republic (3,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and art were among the most acclaimed in the world during much of the 17th century, this period became known in Dutch history as the Dutch Golden Age. The
Iptar-Sin (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Assyrian King List. He reigned for 12 years some time during the 17th century BC. The Assyrian King List provides a sequence of five kings with short
Early modern Britain (7,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English soil would not occur again until the English Civil War of the 17th century. The Wars of the Roses claimed an estimated 105,000 dead. During this
Tsardom of Russia (5,906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
co-existed as interchangeable during the later 16th and throughout the 17th century with different Western maps and sources using different names, so that
Vanderbilt family (2,163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anthony Janszoon van Salee. They were among the earliest arrivals to 17th-century New Amsterdam. In a number of documents dating back to this period, Anthony
1652 in Denmark (26 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1652 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III Jørgen Ringnis, woodcarver "Frederick III | king of Denmark and Norway". Encyclopedia Britannica
Samuel Pepys (9,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which he records events of daily British life and major events in the 17th century. Pepys wrote about the contemporary court and theatre (including his
Masque (2,215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of festive courtly entertainment that flourished in 16th- and early 17th-century Europe, though it was developed earlier in Italy, in forms including
1661 in Ireland (121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1661 in Ireland. April 23 – Charles II of England, Ireland and Scotland receives his second crowning, in Westminster Abbey. The Earldom
Abraham Calovius (386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
theologian, and was one of the champions of Lutheran orthodoxy in the 17th century. He was born in Mohrungen (Morąg), Ducal Prussia, a fief of Crown of
Fujishiro Gozen (371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fujishiro Gozen (藤代御前) was an Onna-bugeisha from the late-Sengoku period. She lived in Mutsu province. When her husband died in battle against Tsugaru
Kingdom of Burundi (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the Tutsi ethnic group with the title of mwami. Created in the 17th century, the kingdom was preserved under European colonial rule in the late 19th
Rikei (311 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rikei (理慶, 1530 – September 23, 1611) was a Japanese noble lady, calligrapher, poet and scholar. She was the eldest daughter of Katsunuma Nobutomo (勝沼
Richard Neile (584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Neile (or Neale; 1562 – 31 October 1640) was an English churchman, bishop successively of six English dioceses, more than any other man, including
Seishin-ni (163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seishin-ni (清心尼, 1585-1644), born as Hachinohe Neneko (八戸 子子子) or Nene (祢々), Mego (女古,女子) was a Japanese noble lady and aristocrat from the Sengoku period
Jerkin (825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
over the peascod-bellied fashion of the doublet. At the turn of the 17th century, the fashion was to wear the jerkin buttoned at the waist and open above
Margaret Theresa of Spain (3,280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
17th century Holy Roman Empress
Renaissance (13,818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renaissance" may put its beginning in the 14th century and its end in the 17th century. The traditional view focuses more on the early modern aspects of the
1616 in Denmark (83 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1616 in Denmark. Monarch - Christian IV March 17 - Danish East India Company receives a monopoly on trade on Danish India. November
Ostrog Monastery (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was founded by Vasilije, the Metropolitan Bishop of Herzegovina in the 17th century. He died there in 1671 and some years later he was glorified. His body
John Amos Comenius (3,892 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
John Amos Comenius (Czech: Jan Amos Komenský; German: Johann Amos Comenius; Latinized: Ioannes Amos Comenius; 28 March 1592 – 15 November 1670) was a Czech
1678 in Denmark (29 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1678 in Denmark. Monarch - Christian V 18 May – Carl Adolph von Plessen, statesman (died 1758) "Christian V | Scandinavian king".
Samuel Pepys (9,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which he records events of daily British life and major events in the 17th century. Pepys wrote about the contemporary court and theatre (including his
Miyohime (454 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Miyohime (美代姫) or Enkyū Myōgetsu (圓久妙月) was a Japanese Onna-bugeisha from the late-Sengoku period. She was a retainer of Ryūzōji clan, after her husband
Richard Cromwell (2,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Cromwell (4 October 1626 – 12 July 1712) was an English statesman who was the latter Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and
Fujishiro Gozen (371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fujishiro Gozen (藤代御前) was an Onna-bugeisha from the late-Sengoku period. She lived in Mutsu province. When her husband died in battle against Tsugaru
Mary of Jesus of Ágreda (2,621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Franciscan missionaries in the New World. In popular culture since the 17th century, she has been dubbed the Lady in Blue and the Blue Nun, after the color
Francis de Sales (3,580 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Francis de Sales (French: François de Sales; Italian: Francesco di Sales; 21 August 1567 – 28 December 1622) was a Bishop of Geneva and is honored as a
Rikei (311 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rikei (理慶, 1530 – September 23, 1611) was a Japanese noble lady, calligrapher, poet and scholar. She was the eldest daughter of Katsunuma Nobutomo (勝沼
Common stock (549 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Common stock is a form of corporate equity ownership, a type of security. The terms voting share and ordinary share are also used frequently outside of
Flintlock (3,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also known as the true flintlock, that was introduced in the early 17th century, and gradually replaced earlier firearm-ignition technologies, such as
Mughal–Maratha Wars (2,721 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mughal–Maratha Wars, also called The Deccan War or The Maratha War of Independence, were fought between the Maratha Empire and the Mughal Empire from
1628 in Denmark (77 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1628 in Denmark. Monarch - Christian IV 22 August – Danish forces were defeated in the Battle of Wolgast 18 April – Ludvig Rosenkrantz
1653 in Denmark (42 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1653 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III 2 April – Prince George of Denmark, husband of Queen Anne (died 1708) 21 May – Jacob Madsen
Tristram Risdon (1,837 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Survey. The original note-book is in Exeter Cathedral Library. Per the 17th-century Risdon monument and Chafe monument in St Giles in the Wood Church, and
Jean-Baptiste Lully (4,247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Baptiste Lully (UK: /ˈlʊli/, US: /luːˈliː/; French: [ʒɑ̃ batist lyli]; born Giovanni Battista Lulli, Italian: [ˈlulli]; 28 November [O.S. 18 November] 1632
Lady Hayakawa (275 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lady Hayakawa (早川殿, Hayakawa-Dono, died April 4, 1613) was a Japanese woman and aristocrat of the Sengoku period. Hayakawa is a common nickname for one
Iberian Union (3,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
organization of the navies of succor of Brazil (since 1637)... Throughout the 17th century, the increasing raids on Portuguese merchant shipping by Dutch, English
Stock exchange (4,507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
driving down share prices, which tended to remain robust throughout the 17th century. By the 1620s, the company was expanding its securities issuance with
1652 in Denmark (26 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1652 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III Jørgen Ringnis, woodcarver "Frederick III | king of Denmark and Norway". Encyclopedia Britannica
1634 in Denmark (100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1634 in Denmark. Monarch – Christian IV 22 December – The Københavns Skipperforening was founded. 15 December – Thomas Kingo, bishop
Margaret Mary Alacoque (1,790 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Mary Alacoque (French: Marguerite-Marie Alacoque) (22 July 1647 – 17 October 1690), was a French Roman Catholic Visitation nun and mystic, who
Abraham Calovius (386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
theologian, and was one of the champions of Lutheran orthodoxy in the 17th century. He was born in Mohrungen (Morąg), Ducal Prussia, a fief of Crown of
1666 in Denmark (47 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1666 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III August 1 - Anders Bording's Den Danske Mercurius, Denmark's first newspaper, is published
James Francis Edward Stuart (2,540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Francis Edward Stuart (10 June 1688 – 1 January 1766), nicknamed The Old Pretender by Whigs, was the son of King James II and VII of England, Scotland
Henrietta Maria (6,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maria's religious activities appear to have focused on bringing a modern, 17th century European form of Catholicism to England. To some extent, it worked, with
William Jones (mathematician) (747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
William Jones, FRS (1675 – 3 July 1749) was a Welsh mathematician, most noted for his use of the symbol π (the Greek letter Pi) to represent the ratio
1639 in Ireland (131 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1639 in Ireland. Richard Nugent, 1st Earl of Westmeath, builds Clonyn Castle overlooking Delvin, County Westmeath. Theobald Stapleton
1680 in Denmark (41 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1680 in Denmark. Monarch - Christian V October 26 - Prince Charles of Denmark, prince of Denmark (died 1708) December 4 - Thomas Bartholin
Lady Kasuga (898 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lady Kasuga (春日局, Kasuga no Tsubone, 1579 – October 26, 1643) was a Japanese noble lady and politician from a prominent Japanese samurai family of the
Anglo-Powhatan Wars (2,794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
v t e Colonial conflicts involving the English/British Empire 17th century Virginia (1609–46) Swally (1612) Ormuz (1622) Saint Kitts (1626) Quebec (1628)
1649 in Denmark (31 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1649 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III February 11 - Ellen Marsvin, noble, landowner (b. 1572) "Frederick III | king of Denmark
1657 in Denmark (78 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1657 in Denmark. Monarch - Frederick III August 14 - The first execution at Nytorv in Copenhagen takes place. Hans Nobel, landowner