Historical Events Happened In 1688
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
Jan 28 On this day in history jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 On this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 In the year 1688 pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1688 maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian in the year 1688.
Feb 18 On this day in history first vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA.
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 in the year 1688.
Mar 25 On this day in history johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
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 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer in the year 1688.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1688.
Jun 30 In the year 1688 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 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 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica in the year 1688.
Aug 31 Death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress in the year 1688.
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 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade in the year 1688.
Sep 13 On this day in history luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1688 french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 France declares war on German on this day in history.