On This Day

April 1694 in History

Events in History

  • Apr 27 Frederik August I "the Strong" becomes monarch of Saksen

Birthdays in History

  • Apr 25 Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington, English architect, born in London (d. 1753)

Deaths in History

  • Apr 3 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, buried at 64
  • Apr 27 Johan Georg IV, Elector of Saxony (1691-94), dies at 25