Historical Events In 1678
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Sep 17 On this day in history france & Spain signs peace treaty
Sep 28 In the year 1678 "Pilgrim's Progress" published
Sep 29 France & Brandenburg signs peace treaty on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them
Oct 10 On this day in history john Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal (Union of 1707)
Oct 18 Cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1678 john Jenkins, composer, dies
Nov 05 On this day in history brandenburgse troops occupy Greifswald in Sweden
Nov 07 On this day in history erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70
Nov 18 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36 on this day in history.
Nov 20 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 in the year 1678.
Nov 30 In the year 1678 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67
Nov 30 Roman Catholics banned from English parliament in the year 1678.
Dec 02 On this day in history nicolaas S Cruquius, Dutch hydraulic engineer (drained Haarlemmermeer)
Dec 03 In the year 1678 edmund Halley receives MA from Queen's College, Oxford
Dec 29 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history william Croft, composer