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Historical Events In 1679

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Jan 05   Pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Explorer and fur trader Cavalier de La Salle reaches Niagara Falls; one of his boats is wrecked on Lake Ontario on this day in the year 1679.  

Jan 09   In the year 1679 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45  

Jan 19   In the year 1679 girolamo Chiti, composer  

Jan 24   On this day in history christian von Wolff, German philosopher  

Jan 24   King Charles II disbands English parliament on this day in history.  

Jan 27   On this day in history jean-Francois de Troy, French painter  

Jan 31   Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris in the year 1679.  

Feb 03   Jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

Feb 05   In the year 1679 german emperor Leopold I signs peace with France  

Feb 05   Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 in the year 1679.  

Feb 14   Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer in the year 1679.  

Feb 24   In the year 1679 domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer  

Mar 27   Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 on this day in history.  

Apr 03   Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig in the year 1679.  

Apr 17   In the year 1679 john van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53  

Apr 18   On this day in history hofmannswaldau, writer, dies  

May 01   On this day in history esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43  

May 12   In the year 1679 giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer  

May 14   On this day in history peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer  

May 27   Habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK on this day in history.  

Jun 01   Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish in the year 1679.  

Jun 01   In the year 1679 johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)  

Jun 03   In the year 1679 jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried  

Jun 27   Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1679.  

Jul 02   In the year 1679 europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth.  

Jul 08   On this day in history samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies  

Jul 12   In the year 1679 britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act  

Aug 20   In the year 1679 jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60  

Sep 01   On this day in history great Plague of Vienna in Austria killing 76,000 people  

Sep 17   On this day in history juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50  

Sep 18   New Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony on this day in history.  

Sep 20   Cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51 in the year 1679.  

Sep 28   In the year 1679 mihael Omerza, composer  

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Famous Birthdays In 1679

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 05   In the year 1679 birth of pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer  

Jan 19   Girolamo Chiti, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Christian von Wolff, German philosopher was born on this day in history.  

Jan 27   Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter was born in the year 1679.  

Feb 14   Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer was born on this day in history.  

Feb 24   In the year 1679 birth of domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer  

Mar 18   Matthew Decker, English merchant and writer (d. 1759) was born on this day in history.  

May 12   Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1679

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 09   Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.  

Jan 14   Jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602) died in the year 1679.  

Feb 03   On this day in history jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53  

Feb 05   On this day in history joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91  

Mar 16   On this day in history death of john Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616)  

Mar 26   Johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621) died on this day in history.  

Mar 27   In the year 1679 abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38  

Apr 17   John van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53 in the year 1679.  

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