Historical Events Happened In 1679
Tuesday, 30 June 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 In the year 1679 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
Jan 19 In the year 1679 girolamo Chiti, composer
Jan 24 Christian von Wolff, German philosopher in the year 1679.
Jan 24 King Charles II disbands English parliament on this day in history.
Jan 27 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter on this day in history.
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 in the year 1679.
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 in the year 1679.
Feb 14 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer on this day in history.
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 Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig in the year 1679.
Apr 17 On this day in history john van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53
Apr 18 On this day in history hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
May 01 On this day in history esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43
May 12 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer
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 in the year 1679.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1679 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 on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1679 juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50
Sep 18 In the year 1679 new Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony
Sep 20 Cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history mihael Omerza, composer
Oct 16 Jan Dismas Zelenka, composer on this day in history.