Historical Events In 1679
Sunday, 25 September 2022
Jan 05 On this day in history pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer
Jan 08 In the year 1679 explorer and fur trader Cavalier de La Salle reaches Niagara Falls; one of his boats is wrecked on Lake Ontario on this day.
Jan 09 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1679.
Jan 19 In the year 1679 girolamo Chiti, composer
Jan 24 Christian von Wolff, German philosopher in the year 1679.
Jan 24 On this day in history king Charles II disbands English parliament
Jan 27 On this day in history jean-Francois de Troy, French painter
Jan 31 Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Feb 03 Jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Feb 05 German emperor Leopold I signs peace with France in the year 1679.
Feb 05 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 in the year 1679.
Feb 14 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer in the year 1679.
Feb 24 Domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38
Apr 03 In the year 1679 edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig
Apr 17 John van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53 in the year 1679.
Apr 18 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies on this day in history.
May 01 Esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1679.
May 12 In the year 1679 giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer
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 Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1679 pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68
Jul 02 On this day in history 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 On this day in history britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act
Aug 20 In the year 1679 jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60
Sep 01 Great Plague of Vienna in Austria killing 76,000 people on this day in history.
Sep 17 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1679 new Hampshire becomes a county Massachusetts Bay Colony
Sep 20 In the year 1679 cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51
Sep 28 In the year 1679 mihael Omerza, composer