Historical Events In 1688
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Jan 28 Jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter in the year 1688.
Jan 29 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) in the year 1688.
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) in the year 1688.
Feb 04 On this day in history the birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer.
Feb 07 On this day in history maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian on this day in history.
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA in the year 1688.
Feb 18 In the year 1688 quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa
Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 in the year 1688.
Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer in the year 1688.
Apr 15 On this day in history johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
May 09 In the year 1688 frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)
May 22 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
May 25 In the year 1688 christian August Jacobi, composer
Jun 03 In the year 1688 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 Hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried in the year 1688.
Jun 10 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope on this day in history.
Jun 21 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies in the year 1688.
Jun 30 Whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism in the year 1688.
Jul 01 In the year 1688 johann Ludwig Steiner, composer
Jul 19 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1688 soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
Aug 14 Frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants) in the year 1688.
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) on this day in history.
Aug 25 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
Aug 31 John Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies on this day in history.
Sep 05 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice) in the year 1688.
Sep 06 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade on this day in history.
Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1688 french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 On this day in history france declares war on German