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Famous Birthdays In 1688

Saturday, 30 April 2016

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 in the year 1688.

Jan 29 In the year 1688 birth of emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)

Feb 04 In the year 1688 birth of pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)

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

Mar 25 In the year 1688 birth of johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer

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

Apr 15 In the year 1688 birth of johann Friedrich Fasch, composer

May 21 Alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock) was born in the year 1688.

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

Jun 10 In the year 1688 birth of james Francis Edward Stuart (d. 1766)

Jun 10 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope was born on this day in history.

Jun 21 In the year 1688 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 In the year 1688 birth of frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)

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

Sep 12 In the year 1688 birth of ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1731)

Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer was born in the year 1688.

Sep 17 Maria Luisa of Savoy, first queen of Philip V of Spain (d. 1714) was born in the year 1688.

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

Oct 17 Domenico Zipoli, composer was born in the year 1688.

Oct 19 William Cheselden, English surgeon and anatomist (d. 1752) was born on this day in history.

Oct 22 Nadir Shah of Persia (d. 1747) was born in the year 1688.

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

Nov 15 Louis Bertrand Castel, French mathematician (d. 1757) was born in the year 1688.

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Famous Deaths In 1688

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 02 Abraham Duquesne, French naval officer (b. 1610) died on this day in history.

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

Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 on this day in history.

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

May 14 Antoine Furetière, French writer (b. 1619) died in the year 1688.

May 22 In the year 1688 johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70

Jun 03 In the year 1688 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.

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