Historical Events Happened In 1688
Friday, 28 August 2015
Jan 28 Jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter in the year 1688.
Jan 29 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) in the year 1688.
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 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 Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68 in the year 1688.
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 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 In the year 1688 hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) in the year 1688.
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 On this day in history john Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies
Sep 05 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice) on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1688 austrian armies occupy Belgrade
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.