Historical Events In 1678
Friday, 18 January 2019
Sep 17 France & Spain signs peace treaty in the year 1678.
Sep 28 "Pilgrim's Progress" published in the year 1678.
Sep 29 France & Brandenburg signs peace treaty in the year 1678.
Oct 02 In the year 1678 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 In the year 1678 cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63
Oct 26 On this day in history john Jenkins, composer, dies
Nov 05 In the year 1678 brandenburgse troops occupy Greifswald in Sweden
Nov 07 On this day in history erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70
Nov 18 In the year 1678 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
Nov 20 On this day in history charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
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 On this day in history edmund Halley receives MA from Queen's College, Oxford
Dec 29 Gotthard Wagner, composer on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history william Croft, composer