Historical Events In 1688
Monday, 22 April 2019
Jan 28 Jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter in the year 1688.
Jan 29 In the year 1688 emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 Pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne) on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history the birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer.
Feb 07 On this day in history maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange
Feb 17 Rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian on this day in history.
Feb 18 First vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA in the year 1688.
Feb 18 Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa in the year 1688.
Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 in the year 1688.
Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer in the year 1688.
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1688 frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68
May 21 On this day in history alexander Pope, England, poet (Rape of the Lock)
May 22 In the year 1688 johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
May 25 Christian August Jacobi, composer in the year 1688.
Jun 03 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1688 hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
Jun 10 In the year 1688 james III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope
Jun 21 On this day in history alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 On this day in history ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism
Jul 01 Johann Ludwig Steiner, composer on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
Jul 19 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo in the year 1688.
Aug 14 On this day in history frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants)
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) in the year 1688.
Aug 25 In the year 1688 henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
Aug 31 In the year 1688 death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress.
Aug 31 In the year 1688 john Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies
Sep 05 In the year 1688 lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Fight of Kings & Mice)
Sep 06 Austrian armies occupy Belgrade in the year 1688.
Sep 13 In the year 1688 luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1688 french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 France declares war on German on this day in history.