Historical Events In 1682
Friday, 20 September 2019
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 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history giovanni Battista Piazzetta, Venice, painter (Fortune Teller)
Feb 23 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75 in the year 1682.
Feb 25 In the year 1682 alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37
Mar 07 Johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke in the year 1682.
Mar 14 In the year 1682 jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53
Mar 19 Nationally Council accept independence of French church on this day in history.
Apr 03 BartolomĂ© Esteban Murillo, Spanish painter, dies on this day in history.
Apr 03 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine/composer in the year 1682.
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 Robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France in the year 1682.
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 Jean-Joseph Mouret, composer on this day in history.
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 Willem I Kerricx the Young, Flemish architect/sculptor/painter in the year 1682.
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 Louis XIV &his court inaugurate Paris Observatory on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1682 louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles.
Jun 10 Tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree on this day in history.
Jun 17 Charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718) on this day in history.
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 Johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1682 william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
Sep 04 In the year 1682 english astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet
Sep 13 Theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1682 bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded.