Historical Events Happened In 1688
Sunday, 14 February 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 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 on this day in history.
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian in the year 1688.
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 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 in the year 1688.
Mar 25 In the year 1688 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) in the year 1688.
May 22 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1688 hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 On this day in history james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope
Jun 21 On this day in history 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 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on this day in history.
Aug 14 Frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants) in the year 1688.
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 in the year 1688.
Sep 05 On this day in history lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
Sep 06 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade on this day in history.
Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer on this day in history.
Sep 20 French troops occupies Palts in the year 1688.
Sep 24 On this day in history france declares war on German