Historical Events In 1691
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jan 07 Louis de Buade et de Palluau, Comte de Frontenac 1622-1698 is forced to issue card money to pay the troops in the Quebec garrison, due to the non-arrival of a supply ship in the year 1691.
Jan 13 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1691 english king Willem III travels to The Hague
Jan 20 Christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1691 johann Balthasar Konig, composer
Feb 01 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 in the year 1691.
Feb 08 Carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1691.
Feb 17 Thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service in the year 1691.
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons in the year 1691.
Apr 23 On this day in history jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason in the year 1691.
May 17 In the year 1691 antoine Court, French reformed theologist
May 29 On this day in history cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61
Jun 12 Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII on this day in history.
Jun 14 Jan Francisci, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1691 marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77
Jul 12 In the year 1691 antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
Jul 12 On this day in history battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II
Jul 16 In the year 1691 francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1691 battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France
Jul 25 Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini) on this day in history.
Aug 16 Yorktown Va founded on this day in history.
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks in the year 1691.
Aug 19 On this day in history mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 On this day in history johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter in the year 1691.
Oct 03 In the year 1691 english & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland
Oct 17 On this day in history new royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth
Nov 15 Albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71 in the year 1691.
Nov 27 In the year 1691 josef Antonin Planicky, composer
Dec 04 In the year 1691 emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania
Dec 10 In the year 1691 cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist