1637 in Belgium

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1637
in
Belgium

Decades:
See also: Other events of 1637
List of years in Belgium

Events in the year 1637 in the Spanish Netherlands and Prince-bishopric of Liège (predecessor states of modern Belgium).

Incumbents[edit]

Habsburg Netherlands[edit]

MonarchPhilip IV, King of Spain and Duke of Brabant, of Luxembourg, etc.
Governor GeneralCardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria

Prince-Bishopric of Liège[edit]

Prince-BishopFerdinand of Bavaria

Events[edit]

April
July
August
  • 7 August – Merchants of London formally protest seizure of English tobacco shipments to Holland.[1]
  • 25 August – Venlo retaken.[2]
September
  • 3 September – Roermond retaken.[2]
October
  • 7 October – Breda lost.[1][2]

Publications[edit]

Works of art[edit]

Births[edit]

January
June
September

Deaths[edit]

Date uncertain
March
April
June
September
November

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Alain de Gueldre, et al., eds., Chronique de la Belgique (RTL, 1987), p. 389.
  2. ^ a b c d Olaf van Nimwegen, The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688, translated by Andrew May (Woodbridge, 2010), p. 254. Partial preview on Google Books.
  3. ^ Olaf van Nimwegen, The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688, translated by Andrew May (Woodbridge, 2010), p. 253. Partial preview on Google Books.

See also[edit]