Historical Events Happened In 1688
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jan 28 In the year 1688 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) in the year 1688.
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer in the year 1688.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange on this day in history.
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1688 first vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA.
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 In the year 1688 johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 In the year 1688 johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
May 09 On this day in history frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 On this day in history alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)
May 22 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
May 25 On this day in history christian August Jacobi, composer
Jun 03 On this day in history maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 On this day in history hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope in the year 1688.
Jun 21 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) in the year 1688.
Jun 26 In the year 1688 ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jun 30 Whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history johann Ludwig Steiner, composer
Jul 19 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1688 soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
Aug 14 In the year 1688 frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)
Aug 15 On this day in history frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)
Aug 25 In the year 1688 henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
Aug 31 On this day in history 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 On this day in history lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
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 France declares war on German in the year 1688.