Historical Events For 1691
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jan 07 In the year 1691 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.
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 In the year 1691 johann Balthasar Konig, composer
Feb 01 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79
Feb 17 On this day in history thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service
Apr 09 On this day in history french troops occupy Mons
Apr 23 On this day in history jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 In the year 1691 jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason
May 17 Antoine Court, French reformed theologist in the year 1691.
May 29 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII
Jun 14 Jan Francisci, composer in the year 1691.
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1691.
Jul 12 In the year 1691 antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
Jul 12 In the year 1691 battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II
Jul 16 On this day in history francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies
Jul 22 Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France on this day in history.
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) in the year 1691.
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded in the year 1691.
Aug 19 In the year 1691 battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks
Aug 19 In the year 1691 mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 Johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44 in the year 1691.
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1691 emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania
Dec 10 In the year 1691 cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist