June 23 - Claimant King Charles II
of England, Scotland and Ireland arrives in Scotland,
the only of the three Kingdoms that has accepted him as ruler.
November 4 - William III
of Orange becomes Prince of the House of Orange the
moment of his birth, succeeding his father who had died a few days earlier.Births
February 2 - Nell Gwynne, actress, royal mistress (+ 1687).
May 16 - Sara van den Houten
May 26 - John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (+ 1722).
November 4 - Prince William III of Orange, later Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland and
Utrecht and King William III of England, Scotland and Ireland.Baptized
May 3 - Réinier de Kanter
February 11 - René Descartes, philosopher.To my Homepage