Historical Events Happened In 1679
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Jan 05 In the year 1679 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 On this day in history girolamo Chiti, composer
Jan 24 Christian von Wolff, German philosopher in the year 1679.
Jan 24 In the year 1679 king Charles II disbands English parliament
Jan 27 In the year 1679 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 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 in the year 1679.
Feb 24 In the year 1679 domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer
Mar 27 On this day in history abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
Apr 03 In the year 1679 edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig
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 Esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
May 12 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer on this day in history.
May 14 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer in the year 1679.
May 27 Habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK in the year 1679.
Jun 01 Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)
Jun 03 In the year 1679 jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
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 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 Jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60 in the year 1679.
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 In the year 1679 mihael Omerza, composer
Oct 16 Jan Dismas Zelenka, composer on this day in history.