Historical Events In 1682
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jan 13 In the year 1682 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 Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller) in the year 1682.
Feb 23 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75 in the year 1682.
Feb 25 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37 on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1682 johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke
Mar 14 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53 in the year 1682.
Mar 19 Nationally Council accept independence of French church in the year 1682.
Apr 03 In the year 1682 bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spanish painter, dies
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 In the year 1682 louisiana USA René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle 1643-1687 erects a cross and proclaims the Mississippi delta the property of Louis XIV
Apr 09 Robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France in the year 1682.
Apr 10 On this day in history 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 Jean-Joseph Mouret, composer in the year 1682.
Apr 15 In the year 1682 john van Huysum, Dutch painter (flowers/fruit)
Apr 16 John Hadley, mathematician/inventor (1st reflecting telescope) on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter
Apr 27 On this day in history theodorus III, czar of Russia (1676-82), dies
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 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 Charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718) in the year 1682.
Jun 18 On this day in history william Penn founds Philadelphia, US
Jun 29 In the year 1682 sofia names herself regent of Russia
Jul 14 On this day in history henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London
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 William Penn left England to sail to New World in the year 1682.
Aug 30 William Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony in the year 1682.
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 On this day in history bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded.