Historical Events Happened In 1694
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies in the year 1694.
Jan 07 On this day in history charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 On this day in history joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 in the year 1694.
Feb 20 In the year 1694 the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 In the year 1694 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 in the year 1694.
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 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) on this day in history.
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe in the year 1694.
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 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 In the year 1694 charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament on this day in history.
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 in the year 1694.
Aug 05 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer on this day in history.
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1694 francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
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 in the year 1694.
Oct 23 In the year 1694 american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.