Historical Events In 1691
Sunday, 09 December 2018
Jan 07 On this day in history 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.
Jan 13 In the year 1691 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
Jan 18 On this day in history english king Willem III travels to The Hague
Jan 20 In the year 1691 christian de Placker, composer, dies at 77
Jan 28 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1691 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
Feb 08 Carlo Rainaldi, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history thomas Neale granted British patent for American postal service
Apr 09 French troops occupy Mons in the year 1691.
Apr 23 In the year 1691 jean-Henri D'Anglebert, composer, dies
May 16 In the year 1691 jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason
May 17 On this day in history antoine Court, French reformed theologist
May 29 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 in the year 1691.
Jun 12 In the year 1691 pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII
Jun 14 Jan Francisci, composer in the year 1691.
Jul 01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1691.
Jul 12 In the year 1691 antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
Jul 12 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II on this day in history.
Jul 16 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies in the year 1691.
Jul 22 Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France in the year 1691.
Jul 25 On this day in history alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
Aug 16 On this day in history yorktown Va founded
Aug 19 Battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1691 mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
Sep 12 Johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), dies at 44 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter on this day in history.
Oct 03 English & Dutch army occupies Limerick Ireland on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history new royal charter for Massachusetts, now including Maine, Plymouth
Nov 15 In the year 1691 albert Cuyp, landscape painter, buried at 71
Nov 27 Josef Antonin Planicky, composer in the year 1691.
Dec 04 Emperor Leopold I takes control of Transsylvania in the year 1691.
Dec 10 Cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist in the year 1691.