Charles II

23 Apr 1661 Westminster Abbey: Coronation Charles II

Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland [31] crowned II King England, Scotland and Ireland: Stewart

20 Apr 1660 Edward Hyde 1st Earl Clarendon [51] created 1st Earl Clarendon (1C 1661)

Josceline Percy 11th Earl Northumberland [17] attended

John Bennet 1st Baron Ossulston of Ossulston in Middlesex [45] appointed Knight of the Bath

Edward Hungerford [29] appointed Knight of the Bath

Francis Godolphin [56] knighted

May 1661 Cavalier Parliament (2C2)

1661 Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne [31] elected MP Northumberland

1661 Thomas 1st Earl Coventry [32] elected MP Camelford

1673 Francis Robartes 4th Earl Radnor [23] elected MP Bossiney

1661 Charles Berkeley 2nd Viscount Fitzhardinge of Berehaven in Kerry [62] elected MP Bath and Heytesbury

1661 Thomas 2nd Baron Crew [37] elected MP Brackley

1661 Adam 2nd Baronet Browne of Betchworth Castle in Surrey [35] elected MP Surrey

1663 John Bennet 1st Baron Ossulston of Ossulston in Middlesex [47] elected MP Wallingford

1664 William 3rd Baron Alington, 1st Baron Alington [23] elected MP Cambridge

1675 Robert 2nd Baronet Kemp of Gissing in Norfolk [47] elected MP Norfolk

1661 Hender Robartes [26] elected MP Bodmin

1661 Robert Robartes [27] elected MP Bossiney

1661 Edward Phelips [48] elected MP Somerset

1661 Richard Jennings [42] elected MP St Albans

1661 Edward Hungerford [29] elected MP Chippenham

11 Mar 1661 William "Godly Cavalier" Compton [36] elected

1664 James Thynne [59] elected MP Wiltshire

1665 Joseph Maynard [26] elected MP Bere Alston

b Mar 1679 William Bowes [22] elected MP Durham

1662 Act of Uniformity

By which the use of the Anglican Book of Common Prayer compulsory.

1664 Conventicle Act

By which religious assemblies of more than five people, except under the auspices of the Church of England were prohibited.

13 Jun 1665 Battle of Lowestoft

England

03 Jun 1665 Charles Berkeley 1st Earl Falmouth [35] killed at Lowestoft by a cannon ball aboard the Royal Charles.

Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich [40]

Richard Boyle killed

Dutch Republic

1665 Five Mile Act

By which expelled non-conforming clergymen from coming within five miles (8 km) of a parish from which they had been banished.

City of London: Great Plague of London

By which around a quarter of London's population, 100,000 people, were killed. The plague was caused by the Yersinia pestis bacterium which is usually transmitted through the bite of an infected rat flea.

Jul 1665 Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland [35] travelled to at Salisbury

01 Jun 1666 North Foreland: Four Days' Battle

William Berkeley [27] killed

02 Sep 1666 City of London: Great Fire of London

07 Jun 1672 Battle of Solebay

Winston Churchill killed

Dutch Republic

The Prince Royal

The Prince Royal was sunk after having been grappled by a Dutch fire ship.

Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich [47] died

Philip Carteret [44] killed

England and France

George Legge 1st Baron Dartmouth [25]

Mar 1679 Habeas Corpus Parliament (3C2)

William Bowes [22] elected MP Durham

Jul 1679 Exclusion Bill Parliament (4C2)

By which Parliament sought to exclude the Duke of York, the future, James II King England, Scotland and Ireland fropm the succession, he being a Catholic. Charles II dissolved Parliament to prevent the Bill from being passed.

William Bowes [22] elected MP Durham

21 Mar 1681 Oxford Parliament (5C2)

Edward Hungerford [49] elected MP Chippenham

1683 Rye House Plot

a 21 Mar 1681 Edward Hungerford [49] implicated and his home was searched

07 Dec 1683 Algernon Sidney [60] executed at Tower Hill