1669 in History



February 1 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion
March 11 Volcano Etna in Italy erupts killing 15,000
March 25 Mount Etna in Sicily erupts, destroying Nicolosi, killing 20,000
June 19 Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king
July 6 LaSalle leaves Montreal to explore Ohio River
July 21 John Lockes Constitution of English colony Carolina approved
December 20 1st jury trial in Delaware; Marcus Jacobson condemned for insurrection and sentenced to flogging, branding and slavery
December 31 France and Brandenburg sign secret treaty









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