Events in History in 1614

Event of Interest

Apr 5 2nd parliament of King James I begin session (no enactments)

  • Apr 25 Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
  • Jun 7 2nd parliament of King James I, dissolves passing no legislation
  • Aug 22 Trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase & plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt
  • Aug 23 University of Groningen opens
  • Sep 1 Vincent Fettmich expels Jews from Frankfurt-on-Main, Germany

Event of Interest

Oct 2 French King Louis XIII declared an adult at 13

  • Oct 11 Adriaen Block and 12 Amsterdam merchants petition the States General for exclusive trading rights in the New Netherland colony.
  • Nov 12 Treaty of Xanten: Guliks-Kleefse War victory ends
  • Dec 28 Sperm whale beached at Noordwijk