Historical Events In 1694
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 In the year 1694 joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 In the year 1694 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV in the year 1694.
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe in the year 1694.
Jun 29 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 In the year 1694 louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose)
Jul 07 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 On this day in history charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered on this day in history.
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution in the year 1694.
Aug 05 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer on this day in history.
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 in the year 1694.
Aug 24 In the year 1694 theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1694 francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 On this day in history hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 On this day in history mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 In the year 1694 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
Oct 16 In the year 1694 samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec in the year 1694.