Historical Events In 1694
Monday, 22 July 2019
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies in the year 1694.
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) in the year 1694.
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer in the year 1694.
Feb 01 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist on this day in history.
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1694 duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
Apr 27 In the year 1694 frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV in the year 1694.
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 In the year 1694 hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 On this day in history parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution in the year 1694.
Aug 05 On this day in history leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 in the year 1694.
Aug 24 On this day in history theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
Sep 05 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer on this day in history.
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) in the year 1694.
Sep 23 In the year 1694 francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 In the year 1694 hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 Mouton, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1694 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec on this day in history.