Historical Events Happened In 1679
Thursday, 26 March 2015
Jan 05 In the year 1679 pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer
Jan 08 Explorer and fur trader Cavalier de La Salle reaches Niagara Falls; one of his boats is wrecked on Lake Ontario on this day on this day in history.
Jan 09 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jan 19 Girolamo Chiti, composer in the year 1679.
Jan 24 In the year 1679 christian von Wolff, German philosopher
Jan 24 King Charles II disbands English parliament in the year 1679.
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 In the year 1679 jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53
Feb 05 On this day in history german emperor Leopold I signs peace with France
Feb 05 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 in the year 1679.
Feb 14 In the year 1679 georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer
Mar 27 On this day in history abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
Apr 03 Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig on this day in history.
Apr 17 John van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53 in the year 1679.
Apr 18 In the year 1679 hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
May 01 In the year 1679 esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43
May 12 In the year 1679 giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer
May 14 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer on this day in history.
May 27 Habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK on this day in history.
Jun 01 Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish on this day in history.
Jun 01 Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim) in the year 1679.
Jun 03 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried in the year 1679.
Jun 27 In the year 1679 pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
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 On this day in history samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies
Jul 12 In the year 1679 britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act
Aug 20 On this day in history jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60
Sep 17 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Sep 18 New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51
Sep 28 On this day in history mihael Omerza, composer
Oct 16 Jan Dismas Zelenka, composer on this day in history.