Historical Events for Year 1632
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Feb 22nd - Galileo's Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published.
Mar 29th - Treaty of Saint-Germain is signed, returning Quebec to French control after the English had seized it in 1629.
Apr 15th - Battle of Rain; Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeat Count Tilly of the Holy Roman Empire during the Thirty Years' War.
Apr 16th - Albrecht von Wallenstein appointed supreme military commander of the Holy Roman Empire
May 25th - Albrecht von Wallenstein recaptures Prague on Saksen
Jun 4th - Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Venlo
Jun 5th - Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Roermond
Jun 8th - Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Sittard
Jun 20th - Britain grants 2nd Lord Baltimore rights to Chesapeake Bay area
Jul 22nd - Foundation laid in Madrid for Buen Retiro-palace for king Philip IV
Jul 23rd - Three hundred colonists bound for New France depart from Dieppe, France.
Aug 22nd - Prince Frederik Hendrik occupies Maastricht
Aug 28th - Henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Drenthe
Astronomer & Physicist Galileo Galilei Sep 1st - Battle at Castelnaudary: Henri de Montmorency's rebellion army loses
Sep 3rd - Battle of Nuremberg: Duke Wallenstein beats Sweden
Oct 1st - Battle at Castelnaudary: Duke Henri de Montmorency's rebel army loses
Oct 5th - Henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Groningen
Nov 6th - Battle at Lutzen: Swedish/Saxon army beats imperial armies
Nov 16th - Battle of Lützen: Sweden beats imperial armies under Albrect von Wallenstein