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1660s

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1630s 1640s 1650s1660s1670s 1680s 1690s
Years: 1660 1661 1662 1663 1664 1665 1666 1667 1668 1669
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This is a list of events occurring in the 1660s, ordered by year.

1660

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1661

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1662

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1663

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1664

January–June

1665

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1666

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1667

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

  • The Mogul Emperor Aurangzeb buys off the warrior Shivaji by making him a Rajah and allowing him to collect taxes.
  • Robert Hooke demonstrates that the alteration of the blood in the lungs is essential for respiration.
  • The French army uses grenadiers.
  • The first military campaign of Stenka Razin is conducted in Russia.
  • Isaac Newton has investigated and written his works in subjects of optics, acoustics, the infinitesimal calculus, mechanism and thermodynamics. The researches themselves will be published only years later.

1668

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1669

January–June

July–December

Date unknown


Significant people

Births

  • Alessandro Scarlotti - May 2 1660

Deaths

References

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  8. ^ Krig og Enevælde: 1648–1746
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  11. ^ Leupe, Pieter Arend Leupe (1868). "De eilanden Dina en Maerseveen in den Zuider Atlantischen Oceaan" in: Verhandelingen en berigten betrekkelijk het zeewezen, de zeevaartkunde, de hydrographie, de koloniën en de daarmede in verband staande wetenschappen, Deel 28, Afd. 2, [no.] 9 (Amsterdam) pp. 242-253.
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  13. ^ Micrographia (1665).
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  19. ^ Connections (book), pbk: pp265, James Burke (science historian)
  20. ^ Equivalent to approximately £7,400 income in 2008.
  21. ^ a b (subscription or UK public library membership required)
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  26. ^ Journal of Manx Museum. Accessed 28 August 2014
  27. ^ Isaac Newton: adventurer in thought, by Alfred Rupert Hall, page 67
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