Historical Events In 1682
Friday, 17 August 2018
Jan 13 On this day in history simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
Feb 09 Thomas Otway's "Venice Preserved," premieres in London in the year 1682.
Feb 13 In the year 1682 giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller)
Feb 23 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75 on this day in history.
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 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
Mar 19 Nationally Council accept independence of French church in the year 1682.
Apr 03 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spanish painter, dies on this day in history.
Apr 03 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine/composer on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1682 robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
Apr 10 In the year 1682 louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 starts return trip up the Mississippi with Tonty, after claiming Louisiana for France.
Apr 11 In the year 1682 jean-Joseph Mouret, composer
Apr 15 On this day in history john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
Apr 16 John Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope) on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1682 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 Louis XIV & his court inaugurates Paris Observatory in the year 1682.
May 01 In the year 1682 louis XIV &his court inaugurate Paris Observatory
May 06 Louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1682 tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree
Jun 17 On this day in history charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718)
Jun 18 William Penn founds Philadelphia, US on this day in history.
Jun 29 Sofia names herself regent of Russia in the year 1682.
Jul 14 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29
Aug 24 In the year 1682 duke James of York gives Delaware to William Penn
Aug 30 William Penn left England to sail to New World on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1682 william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
Sep 04 English astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet in the year 1682.
Sep 13 On this day in history theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer
Sep 14 In the year 1682 bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded.