Historical Events Happened In 1688
Saturday, 25 June 2016
Jan 28 In the year 1688 jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 On this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) in the year 1688.
Feb 04 In the year 1688 the birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer.
Feb 07 On this day in history maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
Feb 17 In the year 1688 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 on this day in history.
Feb 18 Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1688 claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89
Mar 25 On this day in history johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer in the year 1688.
May 09 Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68 on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history 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 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 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 On this day in history whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism
Jul 01 In the year 1688 johann Ludwig Steiner, composer
Jul 19 In the year 1688 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
Jul 19 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) on this day in history.
Aug 25 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
Aug 31 John Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies on this day in history.
Sep 05 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice) in the year 1688.
Sep 06 On this day in history austrian armies occupy Belgrade
Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1688 french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 France declares war on German in the year 1688.