Historical Events In 1683
Friday, 24 January 2020
Sep 25 On this day in history jean-Philippe Rameau, Dijon France, composer (Traite) (baptized)
Oct 03 In the year 1683 the Qing Dynasty naval commander Shi Lang reaches Taiwan (under the Kingdom of Tungning) to receive the formal surrender of Zheng Keshuang and Liu Guoxuan after the Battle of Penghu.
Oct 06 On this day in history 13 German families arrive in present day Philadelphia
Oct 06 13 Mennonite families from Germany found Germantown Pa (Phila) in the year 1683.
Oct 08 Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Oct 28 Harvard College is founded in Massachusetts in the year 1683.
Oct 30 On this day in history george II [August], King of Great-Britain (1727-60)
Nov 01 The British crown colony of New York is subdivided into 12 counties on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1683 george II [August], king of England (1727-60)
Nov 16 Hendrik Casimir II of Nassau-Dietz marries Henriette Amalia on this day in history.
Nov 21 Johann Michael Muller, composer on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history purcells "Welcome to All the Pleasures," premieres in London
Dec 19 Philip V, Versailles France, King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46) on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1683 english Whig-leader duke of Monmouth flees to Holland
Dec 25 In the year 1683 kara Mustapha, Turkish grand-vizier (1676-83), executed