Historical Events In 1694
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 in the year 1694.
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 in the year 1694.
Apr 03 In the year 1694 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1694 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
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 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1694 johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England on this day in history.
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history 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 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 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die in the year 1694.
Sep 28 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 In the year 1694 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
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.