Historical Events In 1678
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Sep 17 France & Spain signs peace treaty in the year 1678.
Sep 28 "Pilgrim's Progress" published on this day in history.
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 John Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal (Union of 1707) on this day in history.
Oct 18 Cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 26 John Jenkins, composer, dies on this day in history.
Nov 05 Brandenburgse troops occupy Greifswald in Sweden in the year 1678.
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 in the year 1678.
Nov 20 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1678 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67
Nov 30 On this day in history roman Catholics banned from English parliament
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 In the year 1678 gotthard Wagner, composer
Dec 30 William Croft, composer on this day in history.