Historical Events Happened In 1694
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 In the year 1694 charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer in the year 1694.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 in the year 1694.
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen in the year 1694.
Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV in the year 1694.
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1694 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 On this day in history 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 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer on this day in history.
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer in the year 1694.
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 In the year 1694 lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 In the year 1694 hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 Mouton, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history 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.