Historical Events In 1694
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Jan 06 In the year 1694 francesco Morosini, Italian army general, dies
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 John L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Feb 20 The birth of Voltaire, French writer and scientist on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
Apr 07 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer in the year 1694.
Apr 10 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen
Apr 27 On this day in history johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25
Jun 04 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV on this day in history.
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 Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe in the year 1694.
Jun 29 In the year 1694 dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
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 on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1694 bank of England chartered
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 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 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 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer in the year 1694.
Sep 22 Lord Chesterfield, letter writer; introduced Gregorian calendar (1752) in the year 1694.
Sep 23 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die on this day in history.
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 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.