On This Day

What Happened in June 1655

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 13 Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh, 1st actress in the Netherlands (Onvergelijkelijke Ariana, Amsterdam Schouwburg), born in Middelburg, Netherlands (d. 1661)
  • Jun 26 Jean Deutz, merchant and Amsterdam regent, born in Amsterdam (d. 1719)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 30 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman and lawyer, dies at 81