Historical Events For 1691
Monday, 24 July 2017
Jan 07 Louis de Buade et de Palluau, Comte de Frontenac 1622-1698 is forced to issue card money to pay the troops in the Quebec garrison, due to the non-arrival of a supply ship on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1691 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
Jan 18 On this day in history english king Willem III travels to The Hague
Jan 20 Christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer in the year 1691.
Feb 01 In the year 1691 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
Feb 08 In the year 1691 carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79
Feb 17 Thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history french troops occupy Mons
Apr 23 In the year 1691 jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason on this day in history.
May 17 Antoine Court, French reformed theologist in the year 1691.
May 29 In the year 1691 cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61
Jun 12 Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1691 jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1691.
Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII in the year 1691.
Jul 12 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II in the year 1691.
Jul 16 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies in the year 1691.
Jul 22 On this day in history battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France
Jul 25 In the year 1691 alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
Aug 16 In the year 1691 yorktown Va founded
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks in the year 1691.
Aug 19 Mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle in the year 1691.
Sep 12 On this day in history johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 In the year 1691 colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter
Oct 03 English & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland in the year 1691.
Oct 17 In the year 1691 new royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth
Nov 15 In the year 1691 albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71
Nov 27 In the year 1691 josef Antonin Planicky, composer
Dec 04 Emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania in the year 1691.
Dec 10 Cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist on this day in history.