Historical Events In 1692
Monday, 20 January 2020
Jan 06 In the year 1692 rynoldus Popma van Oevering, composer
Jan 19 John Commelin, director of Hortus Botanist (Amsterdam), dies at 62 in the year 1692.
Feb 13 MacDonald clan murdered on orders of King William III on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history under orders from King William a Royalist force, under the command of Captain Robert Campbell of Glenlyon, carried out the Massacre of Glencoe which resulted in the death of 38 MacIan MacDonalds.
Feb 24 Antimo Liberati, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1692 salem witch hunt begins
Feb 29 In the year 1692 edward Cave, England, printer (Gentlemen's Magazine)
Feb 29 Sarah Good & Tituba, an Indian servant, accused of witchcraft, Salem in the year 1692.
Mar 01 On this day in history sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, & Tituba arrest for witchcraft (Salem, MA)
Mar 01 Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, &Tituba arrest for witchcraft (Salem MA) in the year 1692.
Mar 14 In the year 1692 peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar)
Mar 22 On this day in history emperor Leopold I names duke Earnest August of Braunschweig, king
Mar 25 Gerardus L Blasius, Flemish anatomist, dies at about 66 in the year 1692.
Mar 26 On this day in history king Maximilian installed as land guardian of South Netherlands
Apr 08 In the year 1692 giuseppe Tartini, Italy, violinist/composer (Trillo del Diavolo)
Apr 12 On this day in history giuseppe Tartini, composer, Istria
Apr 14 Carlos de Gurrea, Spanish viceroy (Spanish Netherlands), dies on this day in history.
Apr 22 Edward Bishop is jailed for proposong flogging as cure for witchcraft in the year 1692.
May 03 Jan J Mauricius, Dutch governor-general of Suriname (1742-51) on this day in history.
May 18 Elias Ashmole, antiquary, dies in the year 1692.
May 18 Joseph Butler, Wantage Berkshire, theologian in the year 1692.
May 29 Battle at La Hogue English & Dutch fleet beat France on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history battle at La Hogue: English & Dutch fleet beat France
May 29 On this day in history royal Hospital Founders Day first celebrated
Jun 07 Earthquake in Porte Royale, Jamaica, kills 3,000 on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1692 porte Royale Jamaica slides into harbor after earthquake
Jun 24 In the year 1692 kingston Jamaica founded
Jul 10 Bridget Bishop first Salem witch hung on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history bridget Bishop, 1st Salem witch hanged
Jul 24 On this day in history french defeat William III of England at Steinkirk (Enghein)
Aug 03 In the year 1692 battle at Steenkerke: French beat English/Dutch army
Aug 13 On this day in history anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer
Aug 19 5 women executed for witchcraft in Salem Mass on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1692 last (8) person hanged for witchcraft in US (Salem Mass)