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The Bank of England is founded.
The English fleet bombards Dieppe, Le Harve, and Dunkirk.
Triennial Bill providing for new Parliamentary election everything third year is made.
Augustus the Strong, elector of Saxony.
Hussain becomes Shah of Persia.
Died: Queen Mary II of England (Wife of William III)
Born: Voltaire, John Michael Rysbrack
University of Halle is founded.
The salt tax is doubled in England.

1691 - 1692 - 1693 - 1694 - 1695 - 1696 - 1697
On a journey, ill:
my dream goes wandering
over withered fields.


They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal.

- The Double Dealer

Common sense is not really so common.

- Antoine Arnauld

Born in 1694:

Died in 1694: Events of 1694:

1693 - 1694 - 1695

How They Were Made - 17th Century

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