Historical Events For 1694
Friday, 24 November 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 in the year 1694.
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 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 In the year 1694 duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
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 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
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 on this day in history.
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports in the year 1694.
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) in the year 1694.
Jul 07 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 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 Mouton, mathematician, dies in the year 1694.
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 On this day in history american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.