Historical Events In 1682
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Jan 13 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 in the year 1682.
Feb 09 In the year 1682 thomas Otway's "Venice Preserved," premieres in London
Feb 13 Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller) on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75
Feb 25 In the year 1682 alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37
Mar 07 On this day in history johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke
Mar 14 On this day in history jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53
Mar 19 In the year 1682 nationally Council accept independence of French church
Apr 03 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spanish painter, dies in the year 1682.
Apr 03 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine/composer in the year 1682.
Apr 09 In the year 1682 la Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
Apr 09 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV in the year 1682.
Apr 09 Robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France on this day in history.
Apr 10 Louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France in the year 1682.
Apr 11 In the year 1682 jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
Apr 15 John van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1682 john Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope)
Apr 22 On this day in history willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
Apr 27 Theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1682 louis XIV & his court inaugurates Paris Observatory
May 01 Louis XIV &his court inaugurate Paris Observatory in the year 1682.
May 06 In the year 1682 louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles.
Jun 10 In the year 1682 tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree
Jun 17 In the year 1682 charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718)
Jun 18 William Penn founds Philadelphia, US on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history sofia names herself regent of Russia
Jul 14 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1682 johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29
Aug 24 On this day in history duke James of York gives Delaware to William Penn
Aug 30 On this day in history william Penn left England to sail to New World
Aug 30 William Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony on this day in history.
Sep 04 English astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet in the year 1682.
Sep 13 Theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer on this day in history.
Sep 14 Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded on this day in history.