Historical Events In 1669
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Jan 19 Leo Allatios, Greek/Italian theologist/literary, dies at about 82 on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history gaspar de Crayer, Flemish painter, dies at 87
Feb 01 Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on this day in history.
Feb 01 French King Louis XIV limits freedom of religion on this day in history.
Feb 01 Miguel Lopez, composer on this day in history.
Feb 02 Louis Marchand, composer in the year 1669.
Feb 16 Arnold Boonen, Dutch portrait painter on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history lieuwe van Aitzema, Frisian historian, dies at 68
Mar 11 In the year 1669 volcano Etna in Italy erupts killing 15,000
Mar 23 In the year 1669 philipp Buchner, composer, dies at 54
Mar 25 On this day in history mount Etna in Sicily erupts, destroying Nicolosi, killing 20,000
May 02 In the year 1669 pieter Jansz Post, master builder (Waag, Gouda), dies at 61
May 16 Pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies in the year 1669.
May 20 On this day in history joris van der Hagen, landscape painter, dies
May 24 On this day in history pieter Cuypers, South Neth lawyer, dies at 48
May 31 Citing poor eyesight, Samuel Pepys records the last event in his diary in the year 1669.
Jun 18 Abraham Crijnssen, Swiss admiral, conquered Suriname, dies in the year 1669.
Jun 19 On this day in history polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king
Jun 24 In the year 1669 francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname/Algeria)
Jun 30 On this day in history mauritius Vogt, composer
Jul 04 In the year 1669 alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor
Jul 06 In the year 1669 laSalle leaves Montreal to explore Ohio River
Jul 21 In the year 1669 john Lockes Constitution of English colony Carolina approved
Jul 29 In the year 1669 christopher Simpson, composer, dies
Aug 24 On this day in history alessandro Marcello, composer
Sep 06 On this day in history the siege of Candia ends with the Venetian fortress surrendering to the Ottomans.
Oct 14 In the year 1669 antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46
Oct 18 On this day in history abraham Willaerts, painter (Brazil), dies
Nov 05 John Coccejus, German/Neth reformed theologist, dies at about 66 on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1669 laurentius Erhard, composer, dies at 71
Nov 20 In the year 1669 arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45
Nov 23 On this day in history johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch deaf-mute teacher (Surdus Loquens)
Dec 09 On this day in history clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Ital Pope (1667-69), dies
Dec 20 On this day in history 1st jury trial in Delaware; Marcus Jacobson condemned for insurrection & sentenced to flogging, branding & slavery