Historical Events In 1694
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies in the year 1694.
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) in the year 1694.
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 In the year 1694 the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 in the year 1694.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 In the year 1694 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 on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 On this day in history leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
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 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
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 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 on this day in history.