Historical Events In 1691
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jan 07 On this day in history louis de Buade et de Palluau, Comte de Frontenac 1622-1698 is forced to issue card money to pay the troops in the Quebec garrison, due to the non-arrival of a supply ship.
Jan 13 In the year 1691 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
Jan 18 English king Willem III travels to The Hague on this day in history.
Jan 20 Christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer in the year 1691.
Feb 01 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79
Feb 17 Thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service on this day in history.
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1691 jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason in the year 1691.
May 17 In the year 1691 antoine Court, French reformed theologist
May 29 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jun 12 Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1691 jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1691.
Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII in the year 1691.
Jul 12 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II on this day in history.
Jul 16 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies on this day in history.
Jul 22 Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France on this day in history.
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) in the year 1691.
Aug 16 In the year 1691 yorktown Va founded
Aug 19 In the year 1691 battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks
Aug 19 Mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle in the year 1691.
Sep 12 In the year 1691 johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter in the year 1691.
Oct 03 In the year 1691 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 In the year 1691 new royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth
Nov 15 Albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 27 Josef Antonin Planicky, composer in the year 1691.
Dec 04 Emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania in the year 1691.
Dec 10 Cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist in the year 1691.