Historical Events Happened In 1694
Friday, 19 December 2014
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 On this day in history charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 In the year 1694 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 On this day in history the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 On this day in history 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 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
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 on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) in the year 1694.
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 In the year 1694 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 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 On this day in history charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
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 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
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 On this day in history theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1694 lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1694 hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies in the year 1694.
Oct 16 On this day in history samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 In the year 1694 american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.