|Centuries:||16th century - 17th century - 18th century|
|Decades:|| 1640s 1650s 1660s - 1670s - 1680s 1690s 1700s
|Years:||1671 1672 1673 - 1674 - 1675 1676 1677|
|1674 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Works|
Events of 1674[edit | edit source]
January - June[edit | edit source]
- February 19 - England and the Netherlands sign the Treaty of Westminster. A provision of the agreement transfers the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam to England, which renamed it New York
- May 21 - John Sobieski is elected by the nobility to be the King of Poland.
- June 6 - Coronation of Shivaji as Chatrapati Shivaji at Raigad Fort.
July - December[edit | edit source]
- August 11 - The French army under Louis II de Bourbon defeated the Dutch-Spanish-Austrian army under William III of Orange at Seneffe.
- November 10 - Anglo-Dutch War: As provided in the Treaty of Westminster of 19 February, Netherlands cedes New Netherlands to England.
- December 4 - Father Jacques Marquette founds a mission on the shores of Lake Michigan to minister to the Illinois Indians (the mission would later grow into the city of Chicago).
Births[edit | edit source]
|Gregorian calendar||1674 |
|Ab urbe condita||2427|
|Armenian calendar||1123 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-170 – -169|
|Coptic calendar||1390 – 1391|
|Ethiopian calendar||1666 – 1667|
|Hebrew calendar||5434 – 5435|
|- Vikram Samvat||1729 – 1730|
|- Shaka Samvat||1596 – 1597|
|- Kali Yuga||4775 – 4776|
|Iranian calendar||1052 – 1053|
|Islamic calendar||1084 – 1085|
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2334|
|Thai solar calendar||2217|
- January 15 - Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon, French writer (d. 1762)
- January 24 - Thomas Tanner, English bishop and antiquarian (d. 1735)
- March - Jethro Tull, English agriculturist (d. 1741)
- July 12 - Abigail Williams, American accuser in the Salem witch trials (d. 1765)
- July 17 - Isaac Watts, English hymnist (d. 1748)
- August 2 - Philip II, regent of France (d. 1723)
- August 9 - František Maxmilián Kaňka, Czech architect (d. 1766)
- December 25 - Thomas Halyburton, Scottish theologian (d. 1712)
- Ki-Khosrow, Persian Governor of Kandahar (d. 1711)
- See also 1674 births.
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- January 12 - Giacomo Carissimi Italian composer (born 1605)
- February 22 - Jean Chapelain, French writer (born 1595)
- February 24 - Matthias Weckmann, German composer (born 1616)
- March 8 - Charles Sorel, French writer (born 1597)
- June 14 - Marin le Roy de Gomberville, French writer (born 1600)
- July 2 - Eberhard III (born 1614)
- August 12 - Philippe de Champaigne, French painter (born 1602)
- October - Robert Herrick, English poet (born 1591)
- October 10 - Thomas Traherne, English poet (born c.1637)
- October 22 - Gerbrand van den Eeckhout, Dutch painter (born 1621)
- October 27 - Hallgrímur Pétursson, Icelandic poet (born 1614)
- November 8 - John Milton, English poet (born 1608)
- December 9 - Edward Hyde, English statesman and historian (born 1609)
- See also 1674 deaths.
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