Historical Events For 1694
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Jan 06 On this day in history francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) in the year 1694.
Jan 30 In the year 1694 joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 in the year 1694.
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 On this day in history duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
Apr 27 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 On this day in history francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
Jun 08 On this day in history english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England in the year 1694.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 On this day in history leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 in the year 1694.
Aug 24 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] in the year 1694.
Sep 05 In the year 1694 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 On this day in history lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 In the year 1694 francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die in the year 1694.
Sep 28 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies in the year 1694.
Oct 16 In the year 1694 samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 On this day in history american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.