Historical Events In 1694
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
Feb 20 In the year 1694 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 On this day in history coelestin Praelisauer, composer
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 Johan Georg IV, elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25 on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1694 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
Jun 07 English invasion army under Thomas Talmash reaches Brest on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1694 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 In the year 1694 dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
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 Johann Samuel Endler, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1694 parliament creates The Bank of England
Jul 27 In the year 1694 the Bank of England receives a royal charter as a commercial institution.
Aug 05 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1694.
Sep 27 In the year 1694 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 on this day in history.