Historical Events for Year 1660
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Jan 1st - 1st entry in Samuel Pepys' diary
Jan 1st - General Moncks army battles with the Tweed on way to London
Jan 1st - Thomas Fairfax' New Model-army occupies York
Feb 3rd - General Moncks army reaches London
Feb 23rd - Charles XI becomes king of Sweden
Mar 16th - English Long Parliament disbands
Apr 4th - English king Charles II sends Declaration of Breda (freedom of religion)
Apr 23rd - Treaty of Oliwa is established between Sweden and Poland.
Apr 25th - English Convention Parliament meets & votes to restore Charles II
May 3rd - Sweden, Poland, Brandenburg & Austria sign Peace of Oliva
May 7th - Isaack B Fubine of Savoy, in The Hague, patents macaroni
May 8th - English parliament declares Charles Stuart to be King Charles II of England
May 23rd - King Charles II returns from exile sails from Scheveningen to England
May 24th - English king Charles II visits Netherlands
May 25th - English King Charles II lands in Dover
May 27th - Denmark & Sweden sign ceasefire
May 29th - Charles II restored to English throne after Puritan Commonwealth
Jun 1st - Mary Dyer is hanged for defying a law banning Quakers from the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Jun 6th - Denmark & Sweden signs peace treaty
Oct 13th - Denmark king Frederik III makes coup
Oct 15th - Asser Levy granted butchers license (kosher meat) in New Amsterdam
Oct 17th - Nine Regicides, the men who signed the death warrant of Charles I, are hanged, drawn and quartered, another is hanged.
Nov 15th - 1st kosher butcher (Asser Levy) licensed in NYC (New Amsterdam)
Nov 28th - London Royal Society forms
Dec 15th - Philippines: Andres Malongs rebels plunders Bagnotan
Dec 31st - James II of England is named Duke of Normandy by Louis XIV of France.