Historical Events For 1694
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies on this day in history.
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 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1694 coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 In the year 1694 frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
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 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
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 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports in the year 1694.
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 In the year 1694 charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer in the year 1694.
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 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 in the year 1694.
Aug 05 In the year 1694 leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
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 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer in the year 1694.
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) in the year 1694.
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 Mouton, mathematician, dies in the year 1694.
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies in the year 1694.
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.