Historical Events In 1691
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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 in the year 1691.
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 In the year 1691 thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons in the year 1691.
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 Antoine Court, French reformed theologist in the year 1691.
May 29 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 in the year 1691.
Jun 12 Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1691 jan Francisci, composer
Jul 01 On this day in history marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77
Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII in the year 1691.
Jul 12 On this day in history battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II
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 in the year 1691.
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) in the year 1691.
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded on this day in history.
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks in the year 1691.
Aug 19 In the year 1691 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 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter in the year 1691.
Oct 03 In the year 1691 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 New royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth on this day in history.
Nov 15 Albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71 in the year 1691.
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 In the year 1691 cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist