Famous Deaths In 1688
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Feb 02 In the year 1688 death of abraham Duquesne, French naval officer (b. 1610)
Feb 17 On this day in history death of rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian
Mar 09 On this day in history claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89
May 09 Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68 on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1688 death of antoine Furetière, French writer (b. 1619)
May 22 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 in the year 1688.
Jun 03 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 in the year 1688.
Jun 05 Constantine Phaulkon, Greek adventurer (b. 1667) died on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1688 death of hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 26 In the year 1688 ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jul 11 On this day in history death of king Narai of Siam (b. 1629)
Jul 19 In the year 1688 death of cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
Jul 21 On this day in history death of james Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, English statesman and soldier (b. 1610)
Aug 25 In the year 1688 death of henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
Aug 31 On this day in history john Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies
Sep 02 On this day in history death of robert Viner, Lord Mayor of London (b. 1631)
Oct 06 Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle, English statesman (b. 1652) died on this day in history.
Oct 16 Philips Koninck, painter/etcher, buried at 68 died in the year 1688.
Oct 23 Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange, French philologist (b. 1610) died in the year 1688.
Nov 26 On this day in history philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant Indiscreet), dies at 53
Dec 15 In the year 1688 gaspar Fagel, lawyer/Neth grand pensionary (1672-88), dies at 54
Dec 23 On this day in history jean-Louis Lully, composer, dies at 21