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Famous Birthdays In 1688

Monday, 30 May 2016

Jan 18 In the year 1688 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 In the year 1688 birth of jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter

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

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

Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange was born on this day in history.

Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer was born in the year 1688.

Apr 04 Joseph-Nicolas Delisle, French astronomer (d. 1768) was born in the year 1688.

Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer was born in the year 1688.

May 21 In the year 1688 birth of alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)

May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer was born on this day in history.

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

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

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

Jul 01 On this day in history birth of johann Ludwig Steiner, composer

Jul 19 On this day in history birth of giuseppe Castiglione, Italian missionary to China (d. 1766)

Aug 14 In the year 1688 birth of frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)

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 On this day in history birth of ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (d. 1731)

Sep 13 In the year 1688 birth of luca Antonio Praedieri, composer

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 in the year 1688.

Oct 17 On this day in history birth of domenico Zipoli, composer

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 In the year 1688 birth of lorenzo Somis, composer

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

Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian died on this day in history.

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

May 09 Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68 on this day in history.

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

May 22 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70

Jun 03 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 in the year 1688.

Jun 05 In the year 1688 death of constantine Phaulkon, Greek adventurer (b. 1667)

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