On This Day

What Happened in July 1662

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 15 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 11 Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria and governor of the Spanish Netherlands (1691-1714), born in Munich (d. 1726)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 1 Simon Ives, English court composer, dies at 61