Historical Events Happened In 1688
Monday, 05 October 2015
Jan 28 On this day in history jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 In the year 1688 emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) on this day in history.
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer in the year 1688.
Feb 07 On this day in history maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian on this day in history.
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa
Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1688 johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer in the year 1688.
May 09 In the year 1688 frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 Alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock) on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1688 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 Hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1688 james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope
Jun 21 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 In the year 1688 ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jun 30 In the year 1688 whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism
Jul 01 Johann Ludwig Steiner, composer in the year 1688.
Jul 19 In the year 1688 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 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica in the year 1688.
Aug 31 In the year 1688 death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
Aug 31 In the year 1688 john Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies
Sep 05 In the year 1688 lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
Sep 06 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1688 luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
Sep 20 On this day in history french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 France declares war on German on this day in history.