Historical Events Happened In 1679
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Jan 05 On this day in history pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer
Jan 08 On this day in history explorer and fur trader Cavalier de La Salle reaches Niagara Falls; one of his boats is wrecked on Lake Ontario on this day.
Jan 09 In the year 1679 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
Jan 19 Girolamo Chiti, composer on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history christian von Wolff, German philosopher
Jan 24 On this day in history king Charles II disbands English parliament
Jan 27 On this day in history jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
Jan 31 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris
Feb 03 Jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Feb 05 German emperor Leopold I signs peace with France on this day in history.
Feb 05 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 on this day in history.
Feb 14 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer
Mar 27 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 in the year 1679.
Apr 03 Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig in the year 1679.
Apr 17 In the year 1679 john van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53
Apr 18 In the year 1679 hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
May 01 Esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1679.
May 12 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer in the year 1679.
May 14 In the year 1679 peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer
May 27 In the year 1679 habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK
Jun 01 Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish in the year 1679.
Jun 01 On this day in history johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)
Jun 03 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried in the year 1679.
Jun 27 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1679.
Jul 02 In the year 1679 europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth.
Jul 08 Samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies on this day in history.
Jul 12 Britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act in the year 1679.
Aug 20 Jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 in the year 1679.
Sep 18 New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony in the year 1679.
Sep 20 In the year 1679 cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51
Sep 28 Mihael Omerza, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1679 jan Dismas Zelenka, composer