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Neptune
      
Takes 165 Years to Complete an Orbit Round the Sun
Neptune has the strongest winds of any planet
165
   refers to   
Fallacies & Sources of Error
165
   has the Roman numeral   
CLXV
Henri Manguin
   painted   

View of Six Fours from Sanary; 1911; French; Fauvism; private collection; oil on canvas; 73 x 92 cm
Nicolas Poussin
   painted   

Venus and Adonis; 1624; French; Baroque; 1624-1625; Kimball Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 98 x 135 cm
Edmund Halley
   lifespan was   
1656-1742
Astronomer who calculated the orbit of the great comet of 1682
Horace Vernet
   painted   

Arab Chieftains in Council (The Envoy); 1834; French; Romanticism; Musée Condé, Chantilly, France; oil on canvas; 52 x 98 cm
Margrethe II
   is   

Queen of Denmark, from 1972.
1658
      
Aurangzeb Became Emperor
The last great Mughal Emperor. India
Peter Paul Rubens
   painted   

Daniel in the Lion's Den; 1615; Flemish; Baroque; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A; oil on canvas; 224 x 330 cm
1651
   saw the   
Battle of Worcester
Defeat for the Royalists ends the English Civil War.
Latvia
   has this coat of arms   

Winslow Homer
   painted   

Breezing Up (A Fair Wind); 1873-1876; American; Realism; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 62 x 97 cm
Giorgione
   painted   

The Sleeping Venus; 1508-1510; Italian; High Renaissance; Gemaldegalerie, Dresden, Germany; oil on canvas; 108 x 175 cm
Peter Paul Rubens
   painted   

Descent from the Cross; 1617-1618; Flemish; Baroque; The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia; oil on canvas; 927 x 200 cm
Lovendegem, Belgium
   has this flag:   

Claude Monet
   painted   

The Departure of the Boats, Etretat; 1885; French; Impressionism; The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 29 x 37 cm
Paul Signac
   painted   

Portrait of Félix Fénéon; 1890; French; Pointillism; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 74 x 92 cm
Kateri Tekawitha
   lifespan was   
1656-1680
Algonquin Indian known as the Lilly of the Mohawks; first person born in North America to be beatified
Peter Paul Rubens
   painted   

Head of an Old Woman; 1615; Flemish; Baroque; The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; oil on canvas; 52 x 43 cm
Horace Vernet
   painted   

A Row of Calvarymen on Horseback; date unknown; French; Romanticism; current location unknown; media unknown; size unknown
Taiwan
   is   

Charlottetown, PEI, Canada
   has this flag:   

Spain
   has this flag:   

Antonine Plague
   occurred in   
165-180
Death toll approx 5 million. A devastating epidemic that made a major contribution to the decline of the Roman Empire. This deadly disease raged for 15 years, from 165 to 180, wiping out up to one third of the population in many areas
In 1657, the First Chocolate House Was Opened in London, England
   is   
True
The cost of chocolate was about 13 shillings per pound and was a drink that only the elite enjoyed.
1651
      
Thomas Hobbes Published Leviathan
A classic work concerned with society and legitimate government
1658
      
Treaty of Taastrup
An accord that preceded the Treaty of Roskilde between Charles X Gustav of Sweden and King Frederick III of Denmark.
1649-1658
   was the reign of   
Oliver Cromwell
Was named Lord Protector instead of King
Rene Descartes
   lifespan was   
1596-1650
4 of a Kind
   in five-card draw with a 52-card deck has odds of   
4165 to 1
A.Y. Jackson
   painted   

Houses, St. Urbain; 1934; Canadian; Post-Impressionism; current location unknown; media unknown; size unknown
1657
      
Treaty of Bydgoszcz
Between King John II Casimir of Poland and Margrave Frederick William of Brandenburg-Prussia.
Charles Meynier
   painted   

Apollo, God of Light, Eloquence, Poetry and Fine Arts with Urania, Muse of Astronomy; 1798; French; Neoclassicism; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; size unknown
1656
      
Christiaan Huyghens Described the Rings of Saturn
Dutch mathematician and astronomer
1658
      
Treaty of Hadiach
Between Poland and the Cossacks.
Paul Signac
   painted   

(Les Andelys, Cote d'Aval); 1886; French; Pointilism; The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 60 x 92 cm
Hospital Ahead With Accident and Emergency Facilities
   is represented by   

UK road sign
1656
      
Treaty of Königsberg
Establishes alliance between Charles X of Sweden and Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg, against Poland.
Claude Monet
   painted   

Garden of the Artist in Vétheuil; 1880; French; Impressionism; The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 152 x 121 cm
1658-1659
   was the reign of   
Richard Cromwell
Succeeded his father, Oliver, as Lord Protector
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
   created the sculpture   
Ecstasy of St. Teresa, 1652
1651
      
Treaty of Bila Tserkva
Establishes peace between the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and the Ukrainian Cossacks after the Battle of Berestechko.
Horace Vernet
   painted   

General Foy; 1825; French; Romanticism; private collection; oil on canvas; size unknown
1658
      
Treaty of Roskilde
Denmark-Norway cedes territory to Sweden.
1654
      
Treaty of Pereyaslav
Between Muscovy and the Cossacks.
Umberto Boccioni
   painted   

The City Rises; 1910; Italian; Divisionism, Functionalism; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 199 x 301 cm
1651
   was the year of the   
Battle of Worcester
Defeat for the Royalists ends the English Civil War.






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