Historical Events In 1678
Friday, 24 May 2019
Sep 17 France & Spain signs peace treaty in the year 1678.
Sep 28 "Pilgrim's Progress" published in the year 1678.
Sep 29 In the year 1678 france & Brandenburg signs peace treaty
Oct 02 In the year 1678 wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them
Oct 10 In the year 1678 john Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal (Union of 1707)
Oct 18 In the year 1678 cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63
Oct 26 In the year 1678 john Jenkins, composer, dies
Nov 05 On this day in history brandenburgse troops occupy Greifswald in Sweden
Nov 07 Erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70 in the year 1678.
Nov 18 In the year 1678 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
Nov 20 In the year 1678 charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
Nov 30 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 30 Roman Catholics banned from English parliament in the year 1678.
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 in the year 1678.
Dec 30 William Croft, composer on this day in history.