Historical Events For 1694
Monday, 24 July 2017
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
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 in the year 1694.
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist in the year 1694.
Apr 03 In the year 1694 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer in the year 1694.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
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 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
Jun 08 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) in the year 1694.
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe in the year 1694.
Jun 29 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) in the year 1694.
Jul 07 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 In the year 1694 charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England chartered
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 in the year 1694.
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec in the year 1694.