Historical Events For 1694
Sunday, 04 December 2016
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies on this day in history.
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist in the year 1694.
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 in the year 1694.
Apr 27 In the year 1694 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
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) in the year 1694.
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe on this day in history.
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
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 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
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 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer in the year 1694.
Aug 08 In the year 1694 antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
Aug 24 In the year 1694 theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
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 In the year 1694 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
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.