1670 in History – What happened in year 1670

✅ Published on March 28th, 2009 in 17th Century in History

In history, year 1670 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1670.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1670 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
02 mayA Royal Charter granted the Hudson's Bay Company a monopoly in the fur trade in Rupert's Land.
01 JuneKing Charles II of England, King Charles II of France and King Louis XIV of France signed the anti-Dutch secret treaty.


Famous birthdays in the year 1670:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 DecemberJohn Aislabie / Politician / United Kingdom
06 January Alexander Gordon / General / Scotland
08 MayCharles Beauclerk / Politician / United Kingdom
12 MayAugustus II the Strong / King / Poland
18 JulyGiovanni Bononcini / Composer / Italy
19 JulyRichard Leveridge / Writer / United Kingdom
21 AugustJames FitzJames / Politician / France
24 January William Congreve / Poet / United Kingdom
25 February Maria Margarethe Kirch / Astronomer / Germany
30 NovemberJohn Toland / Author / Ireland
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