Year 1649 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 6 The English Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"
  • May 19 England is declared a Commonwealth by an act of the Rump Parliament making England a republic for the next 11 years
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Historical Marriages

  • Oct 7 Philip IV, King of Spain (44) marries his niece Mariana of Austria (14) in Navalcarnero, Spain