Historical Events In 1678
Saturday, 16 November 2019
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 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them in the year 1678.
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 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 In the year 1678 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
Nov 20 In the year 1678 charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
Nov 30 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 30 Roman Catholics banned from English parliament on this day in history.
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 Gotthard Wagner, composer on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1678 william Croft, composer