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Famous Birthdays In 1688

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Jan 18 On this day in history birth of lionel Sackville, 1st Duke of Dorset, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (d. 1765)

Jan 23 Queen Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden (d. 1741) was born on this day in history.

Jan 25 On this day in history birth of juraj Jánošík, famous Slovak outlaw (d. 1713)

Jan 28 Jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter was born on this day in history.

Jan 29 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) was born on this day in history.

Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) was born on this day in history.

Feb 07 On this day in history birth of maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange

Mar 25 On this day in history birth of johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer

Apr 04 On this day in history birth of joseph-Nicolas Delisle, French astronomer (d. 1768)

Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer was born on this day in history.

May 21 Alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock) was born on this day in history.

May 25 On this day in history birth of christian August Jacobi, composer

Jun 10 James Francis Edward Stuart (d. 1766) was born on this day in history.

Jun 10 On this day in history birth of james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope

Jun 21 On this day in history birth of alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)

Jul 01 Johann Ludwig Steiner, composer was born on this day in history.

Jul 19 Giuseppe Castiglione, Italian missionary to China (d. 1766) was born on this day in history.

Aug 14 Frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants) was born on this day in history.

Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) was born on this day in history.

Sep 05 On this day in history birth of lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)

Sep 12 Ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1731) was born on this day in history.

Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer was born on this day in history.

Sep 17 On this day in history birth of maria Luisa of Savoy, first queen of Philip V of Spain (d. 1714)

Sep 26 Willem J 's-Gravesande, Dutch physicist was born on this day in history.

Oct 17 Domenico Zipoli, composer was born on this day in history.

Oct 19 On this day in history birth of william Cheselden, English surgeon and anatomist (d. 1752)

Oct 22 Nadir Shah of Persia (d. 1747) was born on this day in history.

Nov 11 Lorenzo Somis, composer was born on this day in history.

Nov 15 Louis Bertrand Castel, French mathematician (d. 1757) was born on this day in history.

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Famous Deaths In 1688

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 02 On this day in history death of abraham Duquesne, French naval officer (b. 1610)

Feb 17 On this day in history death of rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian

Mar 09 On this day in history claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89

May 09 On this day in history frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68

May 14 On this day in history death of antoine Furetière, French writer (b. 1619)

May 22 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.

Jun 03 On this day in history maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66

Jun 05 Constantine Phaulkon, Greek adventurer (b. 1667) died on this day in history.