Historical Events In 1679
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Oct 20 In the year 1679 samuel von Cocceji, German lawyer
Oct 23 Meal Tub Plot against James II of England in the year 1679.
Oct 24 Barent Avercamp, Dutch landscape painter, dies at about 66 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Great panic occurs in Europe over close approach of a comet on this day in history.
Nov 03 Great panic occurs in Europe over the close approach of a comet on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history johann Christian Schieferdecker, composer
Nov 11 In the year 1679 firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scientist
Nov 13 In the year 1679 thomas-Philippe d'alsace et de Boussu, South Netherland cardinal
Nov 14 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius in the year 1679.
Nov 15 English house of Commons accept Exclusion Bill in the year 1679.
Nov 30 Pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45 in the year 1679.
Dec 10 Willem Maurits, Dutch count of Nassau/gov of Zeeuws-Flanders on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1679 don Juan, ruler of Spain, dies
Dec 20 On this day in history johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies at 75
Dec 24 Domenico Natale Sarro, composer in the year 1679.
Dec 26 In the year 1679 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53
Dec 27 Dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java on this day in history.