Historical Events Happened In 1694
Thursday, 23 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 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist on this day in history.
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 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 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 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
Jun 08 On this day in history english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
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 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 On this day in history charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1694 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 In the year 1694 leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
Aug 08 In the year 1694 antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
Aug 24 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] on this day in history.
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer in the year 1694.
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 In the year 1694 samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec in the year 1694.