Historical Events Happened In 1688
Saturday, 30 July 2016
Jan 28 In the year 1688 jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history the birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange in the year 1688.
Feb 17 On this day in history rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA in the year 1688.
Feb 18 In the year 1688 quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa
Mar 09 On this day in history claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89
Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer on this day in history.
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)
May 22 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 in the year 1688.
May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer in the year 1688.
Jun 03 On this day in history maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 In the year 1688 hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 Ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies in the year 1688.
Jun 30 Whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1688 johann Ludwig Steiner, composer
Jul 19 On this day in history cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
Jul 19 On this day in history soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
Aug 14 In the year 1688 frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)
Aug 15 In the year 1688 frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)
Aug 25 In the year 1688 henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
Aug 31 In the year 1688 death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
Aug 31 John Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies in the year 1688.
Sep 05 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice) in the year 1688.
Sep 06 In the year 1688 austrian armies occupy Belgrade
Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer in the year 1688.
Sep 20 French troops occupies Palts on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history france declares war on German