Historical Events in 1648

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  • Jan 20th Cornerstone of Amsterdam townhall laid
  • Jan 24th Lord Baltimore's representative Margaret Brent ejected from the Maryland Council after requesting right to vote
  • Jan 30th Spain & Netherlands sign Peace of Munster, ending the Thirty Years War
  • Apr 5th Spanish troops/feudal barons strike down people's uprising in Naples
  • Apr 12th University of Harderwijk Neth solemn opens

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Apr 22nd English army claims king Charles I responsible for bloodshed

King Charles I
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Charles I
  • Apr 29th Beginning of the 18 day battle of Zhovti Vody in Ukraine - Polish King Casimir eventually defeated by Cossacks
  • May 13th Construction of the Red Fort at Delhi is completed.
  • May 15th Treaty of Munster ratified by Spain & Netherlands
  • May 16th Battle of Zhovti Vody: Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks defeat Polish King John Casimir after 18 days of battle
  • May 17th Emperor Ferdinand III defeats Maximilian I of Bavaria
  • Jun 10th Moscow's people uprise against regent Boris Morozov
  • Jun 24th Cossacks slaughter 2,000 Jews & 600 Polish Catholics in Ukraine
  • Jun 30th French premier cardinal Mazarin calls Saint Louis Chamber together
  • Jul 22nd 10,000 Jews of Polannoe murdered in Chmielnick massacre during Khmelnytsky Uprising
  • Aug 17th -20] Battle at Preston, Lancashire: Henry Ireton beats Scottish
  • Aug 20th Battle of Lens: French Duc d'Enghien defeats Spaniards
  • Aug 26th People's uprising against Anna of Austria & Cardinal Mazarin
  • Sep 11th -13] Battle at Pilawce: Bohdan Chmielricki's beats John Casimir [OS]
  • Sep 21st -23] Battle at Pilawce: Bohdan Chmielricki's beats John Casimir [NS]
  • Oct 4th Peter Stuyvesant establishes Americas 1st volunteer firemen
  • Oct 18th 1st labor organization forms in North American colonies (Boston Shoemakers)
  • Oct 24th Treaty of Westphalia ends The Thirty Year's War in the Holy Roman Empire; Switzerland's independence recognized
  • Nov 2nd 12,000 Jews massacred by Chmielnicki hordes in Narol Podlia
  • Nov 11th Dutch & French agree to divide St Maarten, Leeward Islands
  • Nov 26th Pope Innocent X condemns Peace of Westphalia
  • Nov 30th English Parliamentary army captures King Charles I
  • Dec 6th Pride's Purge: Thomas Pride prevents 96 presbyterians from sitting in English parliament