Historical Events In 1694
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jan 06 On this day in history francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 On this day in history charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer in the year 1694.
Feb 01 In the year 1694 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
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 In the year 1694 coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 On this day in history francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 On this day in history hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports in the year 1694.
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) in the year 1694.
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 On this day in history bank of England chartered
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 In the year 1694 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 In the year 1694 leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1694 theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 In the year 1694 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 In the year 1694 lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
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 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec on this day in history.