Historical Events For 1682
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Jan 13 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history thomas Otway's "Venice Preserved," premieres in London
Feb 13 On this day in history giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller)
Feb 23 In the year 1682 abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75
Feb 25 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke in the year 1682.
Mar 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1682 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 in the year 1682.
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 in the year 1682.
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 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1682 john Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope)
Apr 22 In the year 1682 willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
Apr 27 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
May 01 In the year 1682 louis XIV & his court inaugurates Paris Observatory
May 01 On this day in history louis XIV &his court inaugurate Paris Observatory
May 06 Louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1682 tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree
Jun 17 In the year 1682 charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718)
Jun 18 In the year 1682 william Penn founds Philadelphia, US
Jun 29 Sofia names herself regent of Russia on this day in history.
Jul 14 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
Jul 17 Johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
Aug 24 Duke James of York gives Delaware to William Penn in the year 1682.
Aug 30 William Penn left England to sail to New World in the year 1682.
Aug 30 On this day in history william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
Sep 04 English astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet on this day in history.
Sep 13 Theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer in the year 1682.
Sep 14 Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded in the year 1682.