What Happened in 1642

  • Rembrandt Paints Night Watch

    Night Watch or The Night Watch (Dutch: De Nachtwacht) is the common name of one of the most famous works by Dutch painter Rembrandt Harmenszoon van... Read more

  • Tasmania

    Major Landforms • Tasman sea • Bass Strait • Dove Lake Demographics • No religion 13,602 • Christian 23,141 Type of... Read more

  • Battle of Honnecourt

    In spring 1642, cardinal Richelieu concentrated his forces to besiege the city of Perpignan in the province of Roussillon, leaving the rest of his... Read more

  • Second Battle of Breitenfeld

    The Second Battle of Breitenfeld, also known as the First Battle of Leipzig (October 23, 1642), took place at Breitenfeld (4 miles north-east of... Read more