Historical Events In 1688
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Jan 28 On this day in history jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 On this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 In the year 1688 pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)
Feb 04 In the year 1688 the birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1688 rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA on this day in history.
Feb 18 Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa in the year 1688.
Mar 09 On this day in history claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89
Mar 25 In the year 1688 johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer in the year 1688.
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 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
May 25 On this day in history christian August Jacobi, composer
Jun 03 In the year 1688 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
Jun 08 In the year 1688 hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 In the year 1688 james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope
Jun 21 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 Ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1688 whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism
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 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on this day in history.
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) 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 in the year 1688.
Sep 05 On this day in history lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
Sep 06 In the year 1688 austrian armies occupy Belgrade
Sep 13 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer in the year 1688.
Sep 20 On this day in history french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 In the year 1688 france declares war on German