Decades: 1620s 1630s 1640s 1650s 1660s - 1670s - 1680s 1690s 1700s 1710s 1720s
Years: 1667 1668 1669 1670 1671 - 1672 - 1673 1674 1675 1676 1677
France invades the United Provinces, starting the Dutch War.
March 15 - Charles II of England issues the Royal Declaration of Indulgence.
June 28 - William III of Orange appointed Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland and Utrecht.
June 9 - Peter, Emperor of Russia
Joseph Addison - English politician
Ludovico Antonio Muratori - Italian historian and scholar
November 6 - Heinrich Schütz, composer
Denis Gaultier - French lutenist and composer.
Simon Dezhnev - Russian Cossack navigator.\n