Historical Events Happened In 1694
Monday, 20 April 2015
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1694 charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer in the year 1694.
Feb 01 On this day in history 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 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen in the year 1694.
Apr 27 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 On this day in history francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 In the year 1694 louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose)
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies in the year 1694.
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament on this day in history.
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 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 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1694 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 On this day in history lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 On this day in history 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 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 in the year 1694.
Oct 23 On this day in history american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.