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Born on Thursday January 1, 1643
Died on Thursday January 1, 1643



Born on January 1

Died on January 1

Names that were popular for boys in 1643
  1. Jan
  2. Joannes
  3. Jean
  4. Cornelis
  5. Jacob
  6. Pierre
  7. Willem
  8. Pieter
  9. Petrus
  10. Johannes
  11. John
  12. Jacobus
  13. Johann
  14. Adrianus
  15. Hendrik
  16. Thomas
Names that were popular for girls in 1643
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Marie
  4. Catharina
  5. Elisabeth
  6. Jeanne
  7. Joanna
  8. Neeltje
  9. Mary
  10. Elizabeth
  11. Cornelia
  12. Anne
  13. Jannetje
  14. Lijsbeth
  15. Trijntje
  16. Françoise

Source: Wikipedia Historical context 1643
  • Stadhouder Prins Frederik Hendrik (Huis van Oranje) was from 1625 till 1647 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • May 14 » Four-year-old Louis XIV becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Louis XIII.
  • May 19 » Thirty Years' War: French forces under the duc d'Enghien decisively defeat Spanish forces at the Battle of Rocroi, marking the symbolic end of Spain as a dominant land power.
  • July 1 » First meeting of the Westminster Assembly, a council of theologians ("divines") and members of the Parliament of England appointed to restructure the Church of England, at Westminster Abbey in London.
  • July 13 » English Civil War: Battle of Roundway Down: In England, Henry Wilmot, 1st Earl of Rochester, commanding the Royalist forces, heavily defeats the Parliamentarian forces led by Sir William Waller.
  • August 24 » A Dutch fleet establishes a new colony in the ruins of Valdivia in southern Chile.
  • December 13 » English Civil War: The Battle of Alton takes place in Hampshire.