Historical Events For 1694
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Jan 06 On this day in history francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1694 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV in the year 1694.
Jun 07 On this day in history english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) in the year 1694.
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
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 Bank of England chartered on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 On this day in history parliament creates The Bank of England
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 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] in the year 1694.
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer in the year 1694.
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) in the year 1694.
Sep 23 On this day in history francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die in the year 1694.
Sep 28 Mouton, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1694 samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 In the year 1694 american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.