On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1689

Historical Events


BattleDeclaration of War

French King Louis XIV declares war on Spain

The Sun King of France Louis XIV
The Sun King of France
Louis XIV

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferdinand Zellbell the elder, Swedish composer (d. 1765)
1689 Highlights

About April 15, 1689

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 331 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries