Historical Events In 1694
Monday, 20 May 2019
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 In the year 1694 charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618)
Jan 30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer in the year 1694.
Feb 01 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1694 the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen in the year 1694.
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 On this day in history english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 On this day in history english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe on this day in history.
Jun 29 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
Jul 04 Louis-Claude Daquin, [d'Acquin], French organist/composer (La Rose) in the year 1694.
Jul 07 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1694 charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer in the year 1694.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament on this day in history.
Jul 27 Parliament creates The Bank of England on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 In the year 1694 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 On this day in history lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752)
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1694 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 On this day in history samuel Freiherr von Pufendorf, German lawyer, dies at 62
Oct 23 In the year 1694 american colonial forces, led by Sir William Phipps, fail to seize Quebec.