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      • From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 1655 Comas Solà, provisional designation 1929 WG, is a rare-type asteroid from the central region of the asteroid belt, approximately 36 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 28 November 1929, by Spanish astronomer of Catalan origin, Josep Comas i Solà at the Fabra Observatory in Barcelona, Spain.
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    1 day ago · 1655 was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1655th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 655th year of the 2nd millennium, the 55th year of the 17th century, and the 6th year of the 1650s decade.

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    Apr 20, 2021 · The action of 14 April 1655 took place at Porto Farina in northern Tunisia, when an English fleet under Robert Blake destroyed the vessels of several Barbary corsairs. It achieved little direct effect, although it was the first time that ships alone defeated shore fortifications.

  4. Mapuche uprising of 1655 - Wikipedia

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    May 03, 2021 · The Mapuche uprising of 1655 (Spanish: alzamiento mapuche de 1655 or levantamiento mapuche de 1655) was a series of coordinated Mapuche attacks against Spanish settlements and forts in colonial Chile. It was the worst military crisis in Chile in decades, and contemporaries even considered the possibility of a civil war among the Spanish.

    • February 14, 1655 – 1656
    • Boroa permanently abandoned, Lands between Bío Bío and Maule rivers ravaged, Large numbers of Mapuche slaves liberated, Governor Acuña Cabrera deposed twice
  5. Siege of Santo Domingo (1655) - Wikipedia

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    5 days ago · In 1655 the Commonwealth of England, under Oliver Cromwell, decided to declare war on Spain. Religious fanaticism played a role in this, as the puritans running the Commonwealth loathed the Catholicism of Spain.

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    Major John Ferguson†Captain Henr ...
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    Major General James Heane
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    Colonel Anthony Buller
    Lt.-Colonel Francis BarringtonMajor ...
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    • April 23–30, 1655
    • Spanish victory, English forces fail to capture Hispaniola
  6. 1655 Comas Solà - Wikipedia

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    May 07, 2021 · 1655 Comas Solà, provisional designation 1929 WG, is a rare-type asteroid from the central region of the asteroid belt, approximately 36 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 28 November 1929, by Spanish astronomer of Catalan origin, Josep Comas i Solà at the Fabra Observatory in Barcelona, Spain. It was later named after the discoverer.

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    Apr 16, 2021 · In 1655 the English occupied the island and began a slow process of creating an agricultural economy based on slave labour in support of England's industrial revolution. During the seventeenth century, the basic patterns and social system of the sugar plantation economy were established in Jamaica. Large estates owned by absentee planters were ...

  8. Sir Oliver Cromwell - Wikipedia

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    Apr 29, 2021 · Sir Oliver Cromwell KB (c. 1562 – 28 August 1655) was an English landowner, lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1589 and 1625. . He was the uncle of Oliver Cromwell, the Member of Parliament, general, and Lord Protector of Engla

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    May 06, 2021 · Wikipedia is owned by an American organization, the Wikimedia Foundation, which is in San Francisco, California. Wikipedia's name is a portmanteau of two words, wiki and encyclopedia. Wikipedia was started on January 10, 2001, by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger as part of an earlier online encyclopedia named Nupedia.

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