Historical Events In 1678
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Sep 17 France & Spain signs peace treaty in the year 1678.
Sep 28 On this day in history "Pilgrim's Progress" published
Sep 29 On this day in history france & Brandenburg signs peace treaty
Oct 02 On this day in history wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them
Oct 10 John Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal (Union of 1707) in the year 1678.
Oct 18 Cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 26 John Jenkins, composer, dies in the year 1678.
Nov 05 Brandenburgse troops occupy Greifswald in Sweden on this day in history.
Nov 07 Erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70 in the year 1678.
Nov 18 On this day in history giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
Nov 20 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 on this day in history.
Nov 30 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67 in the year 1678.
Nov 30 On this day in history roman Catholics banned from English parliament
Dec 02 On this day in history nicolaas S Cruquius, Dutch hydraulic engineer (drained Haarlemmermeer)
Dec 03 In the year 1678 edmund Halley receives MA from Queen's College, Oxford
Dec 29 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history william Croft, composer