Historical Events In 1694
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Jan 06 Francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies in the year 1694.
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1694.
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1694 coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 In the year 1694 duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
Apr 27 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 in the year 1694.
Jun 04 On this day in history francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
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 in the year 1694.
Jul 11 On this day in history charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer in the year 1694.
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament in the year 1694.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution on this day in history.
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 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25] on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1694 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
Sep 22 In the year 1694 lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 On this day in history francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
Sep 27 On this day in history hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 On this day in history mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 On this day in history matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
Oct 16 In the year 1694 samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec in the year 1694.