Historical Events In 1684
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Nov 16 Abraham Alewijn, Dutch poet/playwright (Puiterveense Helleveeg) on this day in history.
Dec 03 Ludvig Baron Holberg, founder (Danish & Norwegian literature) in the year 1684.
Dec 10 Isaac Newton's derivation of Kepler's laws from his theory of gravity, contained in the paper De motu corporum in gyrum, is read to the Royal Society by Edmund Halley on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1684 johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum)