Historical Events In 1684
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Nov 16 Abraham Alewijn, Dutch poet/playwright (Puiterveense Helleveeg) in the year 1684.
Dec 03 Ludvig Baron Holberg, founder (Danish & Norwegian literature) in the year 1684.
Dec 10 In the year 1684 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.
Dec 22 Johann J Dillenius, [Dillen], German botanist (Historia Muscorum) on this day in history.