Historical Events Happened In 1691
Friday, 27 February 2015
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 in the year 1691.
Jan 13 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 in the year 1691.
Jan 18 English king Willem III travels to The Hague on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1691 christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 On this day in history 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 In the year 1691 french troops occupy Mons
Apr 23 Jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 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 Jan Francisci, composer in the year 1691.
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII in the year 1691.
Jul 12 On this day in history battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II
Jul 16 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies in the year 1691.
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 in the year 1691.
Aug 19 On this day in history mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 In the year 1691 johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 On this day in history colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter
Oct 03 English & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland on this day in history.
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 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.