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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1610s  1620s  1630s  – 1640s –  1650s  1660s  1670s
Years: 1640 1641 164216431644 1645 1646
1643 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1643 (MDCXLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).


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1643 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1643
Ab urbe condita 2396
Armenian calendar 1092
Bahá'í calendar -201 – -200
Bengali calendar 1050
Berber calendar 2593
Buddhist calendar 2187
Burmese calendar 1005
Byzantine calendar 7151 – 7152
Chinese calendar 壬午年閏十一月十一日
(4279/4339-intercalary 11-11)
— to —
Coptic calendar 1359 – 1360
Ethiopian calendar 1635 – 1636
Hebrew calendar 5403 – 5404
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1698 – 1699
 - Shaka Samvat 1565 – 1566
 - Kali Yuga 4744 – 4745
Holocene calendar 11643
Iranian calendar 1021 – 1022
Islamic calendar 1052 – 1053
Japanese calendar Kan'ei 20
Korean calendar 3976
Thai solar calendar 2186
See also Category: 1643 births.


See also Category:1643 deaths.


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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century
Decades: 1610s  1620s  1630s  - 1640s -  1650s  1660s  1670s
Years: 1640 1641 1642 - 1643 - 1644 1645 1646


  • January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga
  • February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands.
  • May 19 - Battle of Rocroi: French victory over the Spanish at Rocroi, France.
  • July 13 - English Civil War: Battle of Roundway Down - In England, Lord Henry Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, commanding the Royalist forces, wins a crushing victory over the Parliamentarian Sir William Waller.
  • An Calbhach mac Aodha O Conchobhair Donn inaugurated as the last king of Connacht
  • Austro-Bavarian army defeats French at Duttlingen.
  • The Royalist forces supporting Charles I in the English Civil War win the Battle of Adwalton Moor and gain control of Yorkshire.
  • End of the reign of Empress Meisho of Japan
  • Emperor Go-Komyo ascends to the throne of Japan
  • Evangelista Torricelli invents the mercury barometer
  • New England Confederation is formed
  • Battle of Tüttlingen fought
  • Baden-Baden pillaged by the French
  • John Colgan published the first two volumes of the Acta Sanctorum
  • Paul Chomedey de Maisonneuve places the first cross atop Mount Royal
  • Åmål is granted its city charter
  • Miyamoto Musashi dictates The Book of Five Rings (Go Rin No Sho) to his student, completing it in 1654 just before his death
  • Hong Taiji, Emperor of the Qing Dynasty of the Manchu dies and is succeeded by his five year-old son, the later Shunzhi Emperor of China.
  • Roger Williams, a co-founder of Rhode Island, publishes A Key Into the Language of America
  • Evangelista Torricelli invented the Barometer.



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