1641 in England
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Events from the year 1641 in the Kingdom of England.
Monarch - Charles I
- 23 January - Edward Littleton, 1st Baron Lyttleton of Mounslow appointed Lord Keeper of the Great Seal.
- 29 January - Oliver St John appointed Solicitor General.
- 15 February - Parliament passes the Triennial Act.
- March–May - First Army Plot, an attempt to use the army to support the king against parliament.
- 2 May - Marriage of Princess Mary to William of Orange.
- 12 May - Execution of Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford.
- June -Second Army Plot.
- 5 July - Parliament abolishes the Court of High Commission and the Star Chamber.
- 7 August - Ship money declared illegal by Parliament.
- 21 August - The Scottish Covenanter army leaves Newcastle upon Tyne.
- 12 November - Parliament votes to send an army to Ireland to fight the Irish Rebellion.
- 1 December - The Grand Remonstrance of Parliament presented to King Charles.
- First publication of the supposed prophecies of Yorkshire soothsayer Mother Shipton (died 1561), The prophesie of Mother Shipton in the raigne of King Henry the eighth (London).
- 8 April - Henry Sydney, 1st Earl of Romney, statesman (died 1704)
- 10 May - Dudley North, economist (died 1691)
- 3 January - Jeremiah Horrocks, astronomer (born c. 1618)
- 13 April - Richard Montagu, clergyman (born 1577)
- 12 May - Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford, statesman (born 1593)
- British Civil Wars, Commonwealth and Protectorate 1638-60
- Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 178–179. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.