Historical Events For 1682
Sunday, 19 November 2017
Jan 13 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1682 thomas Otway's "Venice Preserved," premieres in London
Feb 13 In the year 1682 giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller)
Feb 23 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1682 alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37
Mar 07 Johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1682 jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53
Mar 19 In the year 1682 nationally Council accept independence of French church
Apr 03 On this day in history bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spanish painter, dies
Apr 03 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine/composer on this day in history.
Apr 09 La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on this day in history.
Apr 09 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV on this day in history.
Apr 09 Robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1682 louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France.
Apr 11 In the year 1682 jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
Apr 15 In the year 1682 john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
Apr 16 John Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope) on this day in history.
Apr 22 Willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter in the year 1682.
Apr 27 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
May 01 Louis XIV & his court inaugurates Paris Observatory on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1682 louis XIV &his court inaugurate Paris Observatory
May 06 On this day in history louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles.
Jun 10 Tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718)
Jun 18 On this day in history william Penn founds Philadelphia, US
Jun 29 In the year 1682 sofia names herself regent of Russia
Jul 14 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1682 johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29
Aug 24 In the year 1682 duke James of York gives Delaware to William Penn
Aug 30 On this day in history william Penn left England to sail to New World
Aug 30 In the year 1682 william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
Sep 04 On this day in history english astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet
Sep 13 On this day in history theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer
Sep 14 On this day in history bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded.