On October 24th 1648, The Treaty Of Westphalia Was Signed, Marking The End Of The Thirty Years War.
The Westphalia area of north-western Germany gave its name to the treaty that ended the Thirty Years War, one of the most destructive conflicts in the history of Europe. The war or series of connected...
Thirty Years' War
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1648 in England
Events from the year 1648 in the Kingdom of England.
Monarch - Charles I
Thirty Years' War
The Thirty Years' War was a series of wars in Central Europe between 1618 and 1648. It was one of the most destructive conflicts in European history, and one of the longest.Initially a war between Pro...
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Uskok War
The Uskok War, also known as War of Gradisca, was fought between the Austrian and Spanish on one side and the Venetians, Dutch and English on the other. It is named for the Croatian soldiers known as ...
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Free election, 1648
The 1648 free election in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth began on October 6, 1648, and ended on November 17 of the same year. The new King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania was Jan Kazimierz W...
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Battle of Maidstone
0°31′26″E / 51.270°N 0.524°E / 51.270; 0.524The Battle of Maidstone (1 June 1648) was fought in the Second English Civil War and was a victory for the attacking parliamentaria...
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Battle of Mauchline Muir
The Battle of Mauchline Muir was an engagement fought on 12 June 1648 between two rival factions of the Covenanters of Scotland. On one side where those who favoured the Engagement, known as Engagers,...
Battle of St Fagans
3°16′23″W / 51.48593°N 3.27309°W / 51.48593; -3.27309The Battle of St. Fagans was a pitched battle in the Second English Civil War in 1648. A detachment from the New Model Arm...
Battle of Zusmarshausen
The Battle of Zusmarshausen was fought on 17 May 1648 between the Holy Roman Empire and Sweden and France (led by Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne, Vicomte de Turenne) in the modern Augsburg district of Ba...
Battle of Preston (1648)
The Battle of Preston (17–19 August 1648), fought largely at Walton-le-Dale near Preston in Lancashire, resulted in a victory for the New Model Army under the command of Oliver Cromwell over the Royal...
Vote of No Addresses
The Vote of No Addresses was a measure passed on 17 January 1648 by the English Long Parliament when it broke off negotiations with King Charles I. The vote was in response to the news that Charles I ...
Battle of Prague (1648)
The Battle of Prague between 25 July and 1 November 1648 was the last action of the Thirty Years' War. General Hans Christoff von Königsmarck, commanding Sweden's flying column, entered the city, defe...
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Wallenstein (play)
Wallenstein is the popular designation for a trilogy of dramas by German author Friedrich Schiller. It consists of the plays Wallenstein's Camp (Wallensteins Lager) with a lengthy prologue, The Piccol...
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List of MPs not excluded from the English parliament in 1648
This is a list of Members of Parliament (MPs) in the Rump Parliament which was the final stage of the Long Parliament which began in the reign of King Charles I and continued into the Commonwealth.In ...
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Salt Riot
The Moscow uprising of 1648 (Russian: Соляной бунт, Московское восстание 1648), sometimes known as the salt riot, started because of the government's replacement of different taxes with a universal sa...
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Peace of Westphalia
The Peace of Westphalia was a series of peace treaties signed between May and October 1648 in Osnabrück and Münster. These treaties ended the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648) in the Holy Roman Empire, an...
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Bremen-Verden
Bremen-Verden, formally the Duchies of Bremen and Verden ([ˈfɛːɐ̯dən]; German: Herzogtümer Bremen und Verden), were two territories and immediate fiefs of the Holy Roman Empire, which emerged a...
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1648 in Norway
Events in the year 1648 in Norway.
Khmelnytsky Uprising
The Khmelnytsky Uprising (also known as the Khmel'nyts'kyi/Chmielnicki Uprising or Ukrainian War of Liberation) was a Cossack rebellion in Ukraine between the years 1648–1657 which turned into a Ukrai...
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Battle of Zhovti Vody
Battle of Zhovti Vody (Ukrainian: Жовтi Води, Polish: Żółte Wody - literally "yellow waters": April 29 to May 16, 1648) was the first significant battle of the Khmelnytsky Uprising. The name o...
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