1650s

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1620s 1630s 1640s1650s1660s 1670s 1680s
Years: 1650 1651 1652 1653 1654 1655 1656 1657 1658 1659
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Contents: 1650 1651 1652 1653 1654 1655 1656 1657 1658 1659

1650

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1651

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January–June[edit]

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1652

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January–June[edit]

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1653

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1654

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The original Magdeburg hemispheres and Guericke's vacuum pump in the Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany

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1655

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  • The Bibliotheca Thysiana is erected, the only surviving 17th century example in the Netherlands of a building designed as a library.

1656

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January–June[edit]

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Undated[edit]

1657

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January–June[edit]

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1658

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  • Portuguese traders are expelled from Ceylon by Dutch invaders.
  • The Dutch in the Cape Colony start to import slaves from India and South-East Asia (later from Madagascar).


1659

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Significant people[edit]

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References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Slavery and the Making of America . Timeline". PBS. 2004. Retrieved 25 September 2015. Rhode Island passes laws restricting slavery and forbidding enslavement for more than 10 years. 
  3. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  4. ^ "Commonwealth Instrument of Government, 1653". Modern History Sourcebook. New York: Fordham University. August 1998. Retrieved 2012-07-10. 
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  6. ^ "Guericke, Otto von". Encyclopædia Britannica. 9 (11th ed.). The Encyclopaedia Britannica Co. 1910. p. 670. 
  7. ^ "Jews arrive in the New World". American Jewish Archives. Retrieved 2012-07-10. 
  8. ^ LeElef, Ner (2001). "World Jewish Population". SimpleToRemember. Retrieved 2012-07-10. Metropolitan Tel Aviv, with 2.5 million Jews, is the world's largest Jewish city. It is followed by New York, with 1.9 million. 
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  11. ^ Rosen, George (1943). The History of Miners' Diseases: a medical and social interpretation (book preview). Schuman's. p. 10. Retrieved 2009-03-06. 
  12. ^ a b c "1657". British Civil Wars. Commonwealth and Protectorate 1638-60. 2010-06-07. Retrieved 2012-02-17. 
  13. ^ Morrill, John (2004). "Cromwell, Oliver (1599–1658)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/6765. Retrieved 2012-02-17.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  14. ^ Blusse, Leonard; Vaillé, Cynthia (2005). The Deshima Dagregisters, Volume XII 1650-1660. Leiden. 
  15. ^ a b Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 267–268. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  16. ^ "Chocolate Arrives in England". Cadbury. Archived from the original on February 19, 2012. Retrieved 2012-02-17. 
  17. ^ Brems, Hans (June 1970). "Sweden: From Great Power to Welfare State". Journal of Economic Issues. Association for Evolutionary Economics. 4 (2, 3): 1–16. JSTOR 4224039. A swift and brilliantly conceived march from Holstein across the frozen Danish waters on Copenhagen by Karl X Gustav in 1658 finally wrested Bohuslin, Sk'ane, and Blekinge from Denmark. Denmark no longer controlled both sides of Oresund, and Swedish power was at its peak. 
  18. ^ On display at Westminster Abbey.