Historical Events For 1688
Sunday, 22 October 2017
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 On this day in history pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer on this day in history.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange in the year 1688.
Feb 17 In the year 1688 rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian
Feb 18 In the year 1688 first vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA.
Feb 18 Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa on this day in history.
Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer in the year 1688.
Apr 15 On this day in history johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
May 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1688 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 Hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1688 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
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 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 French troops occupies Palts in the year 1688.
Sep 24 In the year 1688 france declares war on German