Historical Events In 1691
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 07 In the year 1691 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 in the year 1691.
Jan 20 On this day in history christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1691 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
Feb 08 Carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1691 thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service
Apr 09 On this day in history french troops occupy Mons
Apr 23 In the year 1691 jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 In the year 1691 jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason
May 17 Antoine Court, French reformed theologist in the year 1691.
May 29 In the year 1691 cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61
Jun 12 On this day in history pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII
Jun 14 Jan Francisci, composer in the year 1691.
Jul 01 On this day in history marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77
Jul 12 In the year 1691 antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
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 Yorktown Va founded on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1691 battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks
Aug 19 On this day in history mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 On this day in history johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 On this day in history colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter
Oct 03 On this day in history english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 New royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth in the year 1691.
Nov 15 On this day in history albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71
Nov 27 On this day in history josef Antonin Planicky, composer
Dec 04 On this day in history emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania
Dec 10 On this day in history cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist