Historical Events In 1694
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 In the year 1694 charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist on this day in history.
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer in the year 1694.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
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 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest on this day in history.
Jun 08 On this day in history english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 In the year 1694 dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 On this day in history louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose)
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer in the year 1694.
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England in the year 1694.
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
Aug 05 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1694 antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
Aug 24 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1694 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies in the year 1694.
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 in the year 1694.
Oct 23 On this day in history american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.