Historical Events In 1694
Sunday, 09 May 2021
Jan 06 On this day in history francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
Jan 07 Charles Gerard, 1st Earl of Macclesfield, English general (bc. 1618) in the year 1694.
Jan 30 On this day in history joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
Feb 01 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 On this day in history the birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist
Apr 03 In the year 1694 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale in the year 1694.
Apr 27 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 In the year 1694 johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 In the year 1694 english invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest
Jun 08 In the year 1694 english troop landing at Brest attack (300 killed)
Jun 20 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe in the year 1694.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1694 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
Jul 11 Charles-Antoine Coypel, French carpet designer on this day in history.
Jul 26 Johann Samuel Endler, composer on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history bank of England chartered
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
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 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
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 Matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies in the year 1694.
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.