Historical Events In 1694
Thursday, 09 December 2021
Jan 06 On this day in history francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 On this day in history charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 On this day in history joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
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 in the year 1694.
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest in the year 1694.
Jun 08 English troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed) on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose)
Jul 07 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 On this day in history charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 On this day in history johann Samuel Endler, composer
Jul 27 Bank of England chartered in the year 1694.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England in the year 1694.
Jul 27 The Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution in the year 1694.
Aug 05 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer in the year 1694.
Aug 08 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1694 theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king [or 8/25]
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 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 On this day in history hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
Sep 28 In the year 1694 mouton, mathematician, dies
Oct 12 In the year 1694 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
Oct 16 Samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62 in the year 1694.
Oct 23 American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec on this day in history.