Historical Events for Year 1638

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Events 1 - 14 of 14

Jan 3rd - Dutch Premier Van Joost speaks of "Hostage rights of Aemstel"
Jan 3rd - Schouwburg Theater, the 1st in Amsterdam, opens
Jan 5th - Petition in Recife Brazil leads to closing of their 2 synagogues
Feb 28th - Scottish Presbyterians sign National Convent, Greyfriars, Edinburgh
Mar 3rd - Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden
Mar 22nd - Religious dissident Anne Hutchinson expelled from Massachusetts Bay Colony
Mar 29th - 1st permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
May 7th - Cornelis S Goyer takes possession of Mauritius (uninhabited)
May 14th - Admiral Adam Westerwolt conquerors Batticaloa, Ceylon
Jun 1st - 1st earthquake recorded in US, at Plymouth, Mass
Jun 25th - Lunar eclipse is 1st astronomical event recorded in the American Colonies
Aug 9th - Jonas Bronck of Holland becomes 1st European settler in Bronx
Sep 1st - -4] French queen-mother Maria de' Medici visits Amsterdam
Dec 17th - French/Swedish troops occupy Breisach on the Rhine

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