Historical Events For 1691
Friday, 24 November 2017
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 18 English king Willem III travels to The Hague in the year 1691.
Jan 20 In the year 1691 christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 In the year 1691 johann Balthasar Konig, composer
Feb 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1691 thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons in the year 1691.
Apr 23 Jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies in the year 1691.
May 16 Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history antoine Court, French reformed theologist
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 in the year 1691.
Jun 14 In the year 1691 jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 On this day in history marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77
Jul 12 In the year 1691 antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1691 battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France
Jul 25 On this day in history alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded in the year 1691.
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 On this day in history johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1691 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 In the year 1691 new royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth
Nov 15 Albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history 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.