Historical Events In 1694
Friday, 10 April 2020
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1694 joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 On this day in history 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 in the year 1694.
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 On this day in history duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
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 in the year 1694.
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
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 Johann Samuel Endler, composer in the year 1694.
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament in the year 1694.
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 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] in the year 1694.
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer in the year 1694.
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 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die on this day in history.
Sep 28 Mouton, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history 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.