Historical Events In 1688
Friday, 22 November 2019
Jan 28 On this day in history jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) on this day in history.
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer in the year 1688.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange in the year 1688.
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian in the year 1688.
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA in the year 1688.
Feb 18 On this day in history quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa
Mar 09 In the year 1688 claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89
Mar 25 In the year 1688 johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 On this day in history johann Friedrich Fasch, composer
May 09 On this day in history frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 On this day in history alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)
May 22 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1688 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 Hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope
Jun 21 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) in the year 1688.
Jun 26 In the year 1688 ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jun 30 In the year 1688 whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism
Jul 01 Johann Ludwig Steiner, composer in the year 1688.
Jul 19 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 in the year 1688.
Jul 19 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo in the year 1688.
Aug 14 Frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) in the year 1688.
Aug 25 On this day in history henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
Aug 31 In the year 1688 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 In the year 1688 lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
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 In the year 1688 france declares war on German