Historical Events For 1691
Sunday, 11 December 2016
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 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
Jan 18 In the year 1691 english king Willem III travels to The Hague
Jan 20 In the year 1691 christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer in the year 1691.
Feb 01 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 in the year 1691.
Feb 08 Carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1691.
Feb 17 Thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service in the year 1691.
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons in the year 1691.
Apr 23 Jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies in the year 1691.
May 16 In the year 1691 jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason
May 17 On this day in history antoine Court, French reformed theologist
May 29 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 in the year 1691.
Jun 12 In the year 1691 pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII
Jun 14 In the year 1691 jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 In the year 1691 marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77
Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII on this day in history.
Jul 12 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II in the year 1691.
Jul 16 On this day in history francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies
Jul 22 On this day in history battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) on this day in history.
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded in the year 1691.
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter in the year 1691.
Oct 03 On this day in history english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 New royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth on this day in history.
Nov 15 Albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1691 cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist