What Happened in 1635

Historical Events in 1635

  • Feb 10 The Académie française formed in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu
  • Apr 23 Oldest US public institution, Boston Latin School founded
  • Apr 28 Virginia Governor John Harvey accused of treason and removed from office
  • May 19 France's First Minister, Cardinal Richelieu declares war on Spain (Franco-Spanish War 1635–59)
  • May 28 Zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V" premieres in Madrid
  • May 30 The Peace of Prague signed between the Habsburg Emperor Ferdinand II and the Electorate of Saxony (representing Protestant states of the Holy Roman Empire). It effectively ended the civil war aspect of the Thirty Years' War
  • Jun 28 French colony of Guadeloupe established in the Caribbean
  • Jul 11 Armies of Savoy, Mantua and Parma occupy Milan
  • Jul 28 Spanish marshal Piccolomini conquers Schenkenschans
  • Aug 3 Tokugawa Iemitsu, 3rd Tokugawa shogun, establishes alternate attendance (sankin kotai) feudal daimyōs spend 1 year at Edo Castle (Tokyo) and 1 year at their feudal manor, while their families remain in Tokyo as hostages (Traditional Japanese Date: June 21)
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1st recorded north American hurricane hits the Plymouth Colony

On August 15, 1635

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