Historical Events In 1688
Friday, 15 November 2019
Jan 28 On this day in history jan Maurits Quinkhard, Dutch portrait painter
Jan 29 In the year 1688 emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
Feb 04 In the year 1688 pierre De Marivaux, Paris France, writer (Marianne)
Feb 04 The birth of Pierre De Marivaux, French writer on this day in history.
Feb 07 Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange in the year 1688.
Feb 17 In the year 1688 rev James Renwick, hanged in Scotland for being a Presbyterian
Feb 18 In the year 1688 first vote against slavery is recorded in the U.S. in Germantown, PA.
Feb 18 Quakers conduct 1st formal protest of slavery in Germantown, Pa on this day in history.
Mar 09 Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1688 johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, composer in the year 1688.
May 09 Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, dies at 68 in the year 1688.
May 21 In the year 1688 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 In the year 1688 christian August Jacobi, composer
Jun 03 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 in the year 1688.
Jun 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1688 alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
Jun 26 On this day in history ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies
Jun 30 Whig-Lords questions prince Willem III van Orange on Protestantism in the year 1688.
Jul 01 On this day in history johann Ludwig Steiner, composer
Jul 19 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 in the year 1688.
Jul 19 On this day in history soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
Aug 14 Frederik Willem I, king of Prussia (bodyguard of giants) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740) in the year 1688.
Aug 25 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica on this day in history.
Aug 31 Death in London of John Bunyan, English author of The Pilgrim's Progress in the year 1688.
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 In the year 1688 austrian armies occupy Belgrade
Sep 13 In the year 1688 luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1688 french troops occupies Palts
Sep 24 In the year 1688 france declares war on German