Historical Events In 1694
Monday, 23 April 2018
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies in the year 1694.
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) in the year 1694.
Jan 30 On this day in history joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 In the year 1694 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist in the year 1694.
Apr 03 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1694 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV in the year 1694.
Jun 07 On this day in history english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 On this day in history english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1694 dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 In the year 1694 charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England chartered
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 On this day in history parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
Aug 08 In the year 1694 antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
Aug 24 In the year 1694 theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die in the year 1694.
Sep 28 Mouton, mathematician, dies in the year 1694.
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec in the year 1694.