An important event around 1648?

does anyone know an important event that happened around that time? besides the end of the thirty years war (peace of westphalia)

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    January - June

    Treaty of Munster

    Holy Roman Empire 1648

    January 17 - England's Long Parliament passes the Vote of No Addresses, breaking off negotiations with King Charles I and thereby setting the scene for the second phase of the English Civil War.

    January 30 - The Dutch and the Spanish sign the Treaty of Munster, ending the Eighty Years' War. The Spanish Empire recognizes the Dutch Republic of United Netherlands as a sovereign state, (governed by the House of Orange-Nassau and the Estates General) which was before a province of the Spanish Empire.

    January - The Khmelnytsky Uprising in the Republic of Both Nations (Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth).

    April 19 - The Portuguese army defeats the Dutch army in the north of Brazil.

    [edit]July - December

    October 20 - The American Indian Battle of Tippycart is fought in the New World.

    October 24 - The Treaty of Westphalia ends the Thirty Years' War.

    November 11 - France and the Netherlands agree to divide the island of Sint Maarten/Saint Martin.

    December 11 - Pride's Purge occurs in England, with elements of the New Model Army, under the leadership of Henry Ireton invading London and expelling a majority of the Long Parliament, resulting in the creation of the Rump Parliament.

    [edit]Undated

    Mehmed IV (1648-1687) succeeds Ibrahim I (1640-1648) as Ottoman Emperor.

    Admiral Robert Blake defeats Prince Rupert and the remnants of the Royalist navy in the English Civil War.

    In India, building of the Red Fort is completed.

    Semyon Dezhnev discovers the Bering Strait between Asia and North America.

    The west bank of Prague (including the Prague Castle) is occupied and looted by Swedish armies.

    Sabbatai Zevi declares himself the Messiah at Smyrna.

    A major earthquake strikes Van, a town in Ottoman Armenia.

    French intervention ends.

    The Fronde begins.

    [edit]Ongoing events

    English Civil War (1642-1649)

    Dutch-Portuguese War

    [edit]Births

    January 1 - Elkanah Settle, English writer (d. 1724)

    February 23 - Arabella Churchill, English mistress of James II of England (d. 1730)

    April 4 - Grinling Gibbons, Dutch-born woodcarver (d. 1721)

    April 7 - John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (d. 1721)

    April 9 - Henri de Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny, 1st Viscount Galway, French soldier and diplomat (d. 1720)

    April 13 - Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon, French mystic (d. 1717)

    April 26 - King Peter II of Portugal (d. 1712)

    August 9 - Johann Michael Bach, German composer (d. 1694)

    December 15 - Gregory King, English statistician (d. 1712)

    date unknown - Bhai Ghanaiya, Indian social worker, founder of modern-day Red Cross (d. 1718)

    See also Category:1648 births.

    [edit]Deaths

    February 2 - George Abbot, English writer (b. c.1605)

    February 28 - Christian IV, King of Denmark and Norway (b. 1577)

    March 12 - Tirso de Molina, Spanish writer (b. 1571)

    March 14 - Ferdinando Fairfax, 2nd Lord Fairfax of Cameron, English general (b. 1584)

    April 12 - Catharina Belgica of Nassau, regent of Hanau-Münzenberg (b. 1578)

    May 20 - King Wladislaus IV of Poland (b. 1595)

    May 26 - Vincent Voiture, French poet (b. 1597)

    August 12 - Ibrahim I, Ottoman Sultan (b. 1615)

    August 20 - Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury, English diplomat, poet, and philosopher (b. 1583)

    September 1 - Marin Mersenne, French mathematician (b. 1588)

    November 17 - Thomas Ford, English composer (b. c. 1580)

    See also Category:1648 deaths.

  • 1 decade ago

    - January 30 - The Dutch and the Spanish sign the Treaty of Munster, ending the Eighty Years' War. The Spanish Empire recognizes the Dutch Republic of United Netherlands as a sovereign state, (governed by the House of Orange-Nassau and the Estates General) which was before a province of the Spanish Empire.

    - April 19 - The Portuguese army defeats the Dutch army in the north of Brazil.

    - December 11 - Pride's Purge occurs in England, with elements of the New Model Army, under the leadership of Henry Ireton invading London and expelling a majority of the Long Parliament, resulting in the creation of the Rump Parliament.

    - In India, building of the Red Fort is completed.

    - Semyon Dezhnev discovers the Bering Strait between Asia and North America.

    - La Fronde (1648–1653) begins

    - English Civil War (1642-1649)

    - Dutch-Portuguese War (1602)

    - April 13 - Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon, French mystic is born

    - Bhai Ghanaiya, Indian social worker, founder of modern-day Red Cross is born

  • What?!
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Here's a list of events that occurred in 1648:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1648

  • 1 decade ago

    yes go to this website to find out every event in 1648 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1648

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  • 4 years ago

    For the best answers, search on this site https://shorturl.im/avP7t

    The Eighty Years War also finished that year with the Treaty of Munster. The English Civil War entered its second phase. La Fronde (the French Civil War) began that year as well.

  • 1 decade ago

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1648

    if you can't find anything important enough, try changing the date to 1647, etc.

  • 1 decade ago
    Source(s): Wiki
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