Historical Events Happened In 1679
Thursday, 11 February 2016
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 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history girolamo Chiti, composer
Jan 24 Christian von Wolff, German philosopher in the year 1679.
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 In the year 1679 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 in the year 1679.
Feb 05 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 in the year 1679.
Feb 14 On this day in history georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer
Feb 24 Domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer in the year 1679.
Mar 27 In the year 1679 abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
Apr 03 On this day in history edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig
Apr 17 In the year 1679 john van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53
Apr 18 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies in the year 1679.
May 01 Esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1679 giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer
May 14 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer in the year 1679.
May 27 Habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish
Jun 01 On this day in history johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)
Jun 03 On this day in history jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
Jun 27 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1679.
Jul 02 Europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth in the year 1679.
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 in the year 1679.
Sep 18 In the year 1679 new Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony
Sep 20 In the year 1679 cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51
Sep 28 Mihael Omerza, composer in the year 1679.
Oct 16 In the year 1679 jan Dismas Zelenka, composer