Global expansion (1602 - 1651)

Chronology (1602 - 1651) Global Expansion

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Date

Area

Event

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1637

 

 

January

 

 

2

East Indies

VOC ship Prins Willem sank (captain Laurens Cornelisz. Verbeek),on voyage from Batavia, ran aground in Sunda Strait, near Varkenseiland. The crew and part of the cargo was salvages and the ship was broken down.

20

East Indies

Antoni Caen and Anthony van Diemen attack Ceram

22

West Indies

Jol at La Vache in pursuit of the 'Zilvervloot'

23

Brasil

Johan Maurits van Nassau-Siegen arrives in Recife

February

 

 

3

 

Tulip Mania crash

18

 

Battle at Lizard Point

18

 

Start conquest of Pernambuco ((Porto Calvo)

 

 

 

March

 

 

1

 

Pernambuco conquered

 

 

 

 

 

 

June

 

 

1

 

Contract with the Maluku (end to the Maluku rebellion) by Van Diemen

 

 

 

August

 

 

28

 

Fort Elmina conquered

September

 

 

6-7

 

Admiral Jol battles with Spanish Silver Armada

 

 

 

 

 

 

1638

 

 

January

 

 

4

 

Battle of Goa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1641

 

 

January

 

 

14

East Indies

Malacca conquered

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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