Historical Events In 1679
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jan 05 In the year 1679 pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer
Jan 08 Explorer and fur trader Cavalier de La Salle reaches Niagara Falls; one of his boats is wrecked on Lake Ontario on this day on this day in history.
Jan 09 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1679.
Jan 19 In the year 1679 girolamo Chiti, composer
Jan 24 On this day in history christian von Wolff, German philosopher
Jan 24 On this day in history king Charles II disbands English parliament
Jan 27 In the year 1679 jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
Jan 31 In the year 1679 jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris
Feb 03 In the year 1679 jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53
Feb 05 German emperor Leopold I signs peace with France in the year 1679.
Feb 05 In the year 1679 joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91
Feb 14 In the year 1679 georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer
Feb 24 Domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer in the year 1679.
Mar 27 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1679 edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig
Apr 17 In the year 1679 john van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53
Apr 18 In the year 1679 hofmannswaldau, writer, dies
May 01 On this day in history esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43
May 12 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1679 peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer
May 27 Habeaus Corpus Act (no false arrest & imprisonment) passes in UK on this day in history.
Jun 01 Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish in the year 1679.
Jun 01 In the year 1679 johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)
Jun 03 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried in the year 1679.
Jun 27 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1679.
Jul 02 In the year 1679 europeans first visit Minnesota and see headwaters of Mississippi in an expedition led by Daniel Greysolon de Du Luth.
Jul 08 Samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies in the year 1679.
Jul 12 Britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act in the year 1679.
Aug 20 Jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50
Sep 18 On this day in history new Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony
Sep 20 Cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51 in the year 1679.
Sep 28 Mihael Omerza, composer in the year 1679.
Oct 16 On this day in history jan Dismas Zelenka, composer