Historical Events In 1674
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jan 10 On this day in history jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
Jan 11 Jan Zoet, actor/playwright/poet (Brutal-Roffel), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Giacomo Carissimi, Italian bandmaster/composer (Jephta), dies at 68 in the year 1674.
Jan 12 On this day in history reinhard Keiser, composer
Feb 09 In the year 1674 english re-conquer New York from Netherlands
Feb 09 English reconquer NY from Netherlands on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1674 netherlands & England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)
Feb 19 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) in the year 1674.
Feb 21 In the year 1674 johann Augustin Kobelius, composer
Feb 22 In the year 1674 john Wilson, composer, dies at 78
Mar 06 On this day in history johann Paul Schor, German barok painter, dies at 58
Mar 30 Jethro Tull, agricultural writer (Basildon), baptised on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1674 netherlands & Munster sign peace treaty
May 11 On this day in history netherlands & Cologne sign peace treaty
May 21 On this day in history general John Sobieski chosen King of Poland
May 28 In the year 1674 german Parliament declares war on France
May 31 Friedrich Erhard Niedt, composer in the year 1674.
Jun 04 On this day in history john Lievensz, painter/etcher/wood carver, dies at 66
Jun 11 Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1674 nicholas Rowe, England, poet laureate (Jane Shore, Tamerlane)
Jun 22 Eugene J P, Earl of Merode, Belgian marquis of Westerloo in the year 1674.
Jul 01 On this day in history spain, France & Netherlands form Triple Alliance
Jul 17 Isaac Watts, England, writer/preacher/hymnist (Horae Lyrican) on this day in history.
Jul 19 Court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer in the year 1674.
Aug 11 In the year 1674 1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II Condé vs Willem III)
Aug 12 Philippe de Champaigne, painter, dies on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1674 lars Johnstown, [Lasse Lucidor], Swedish poet, dies at 35
Aug 18 In the year 1674 jean Racine's "Iphigénie," premieres in Versailles
Sep 12 On this day in history claes P "Nicolas" Tulip, mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 80
Sep 20 On this day in history 2nd West Indie Company forms
Sep 27 Robert Arnauld d'andilly, French literary/financier/translator, dies in the year 1674.
Sep 29 In the year 1674 jacques Hotteterre, composer
Oct 11 Pierre Corneille's "Surena," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 15 Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together) on this day in history.