Historical Events In 1691
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Jan 07 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 in the year 1691.
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 In the year 1691 christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 In the year 1691 johann Balthasar Konig, composer
Feb 01 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 in the year 1691.
Feb 08 Carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 17 Thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service in the year 1691.
Apr 09 On this day in history french troops occupy Mons
Apr 23 Jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1691 cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61
Jun 12 Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1691.
Jul 12 On this day in history antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
Jul 12 In the year 1691 battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II
Jul 16 In the year 1691 francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1691 battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) in the year 1691.
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded in the year 1691.
Aug 19 In the year 1691 battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks
Aug 19 In the year 1691 mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 Johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44 in the year 1691.
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter on this day in history.
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 In the year 1691 albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71
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.