Historical Events For 1694
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1694 charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 In the year 1694 joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 In the year 1694 the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history 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 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 On this day in history louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose)
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies in the year 1694.
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament in the year 1694.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 In the year 1694 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
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 in the year 1694.
Aug 24 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] in the year 1694.
Sep 05 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) on this day in history.
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die on this day in history.
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 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.