February 22 – Catherine Deshayes Monvoisin, a fortune teller in France who organized a ring of killers in what became known as the "Affair of the Poisons" that killed at least 1,000 people, is burned at the stake after being convicted of witchcraft. In all, 36 people are executed for their role in the poisoning.
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Siglo XVI ← Siglo XVII → Siglo XVIII. Tabla anual del siglo XVII. Los años 1680 o década del 1680 se extendió desde el 1 de enero de 1680 y terminó el 31 de diciembre de 1689 . El decenio estuvo fuertemente marcado por las políticas del reinado de Luis XIV, el cual consiguió que Francia se consagrara como primera potencia mundial, La ...
The 1680s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1689 BC to December 31, 1680 BC. Events and trends Egypt —Start of the Sixteenth Dynasty. Egypt —Development of leavened bread (date approximate). Significant people 1686 BC —Death of Hammurabi ( short chronology) 1684 BC —Death of Érimón, Irish legend This BC year article is a stub.
1. January 2 – King Amangkurat II of Mataram (located on the island of Java, now part of Indonesia), invites Trunajaya, who had led a failed rebellionagainst him until his surrender on December 26, for a ceremonial visit to the royal palace. After Trunajaya arrives, King Amangkurat stabs his guest to death. 2. January 24 – William Harris, one of the four English Puritans who established the Plymouth Colony and then the Providence Plantations at Rhode Islandin 1636, is captured by Algerian pir...
1. April 21 – Prince Rajaram Bhosle, the 10-year-old son of the Shivaji, the Chhatrapati (Emperor) of the Maratha Empire in India, is installed on the throne as the new Emperor, less than three weeks after the death of his father. Sambhaji Bhosle, the eldest son of Shivaji, learns the news while imprisoned at Panhalaand makes plans to escape prison and take over the throne. 2. April 27– Prince Sambhaji and fellow prisoners kill the commander of the Panhala prison and take control of the fort,...
1. July 8 – The first documented tornado in America kills a servant at Cambridge, Massachusetts. 2. August 10 – A Pueblo medicine man named Popé begins an attack by the Puebloans and their Apache allies on Spanish outposts throughout what is now the U.S. state of New Mexico, choosing the campaign to being before a supply caravan can reach the Spaniards. 3. August 20 (August 10 Old Style) – The settlement of Karlskrona in Sweden is founded, as the Royal Swedish Navyrelocates there. 4. August 2...January 23 – Joseph Ames, English author (d. 1759)February 14 – John Sidney, 6th Earl of Leicester, English privy councillor (d. 1737)February 23 – Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville, French colonizer and Governor of Louisiana (d. 1767)April 9 – Philippe Néricault Destouches, French dramatist (d. 1754)
1. January 2 1.1. John Jolliffe, English politician and businessman (b. 1613) 1.2. Trunajaya, Maduran prince and rebel leader, murdered (b. 1649) 2. January 18 – John Hervey, English courtier and politician (b. 1616) 3. January 20 – Ann, Lady Fanshawe, English memoirist (b. 1625) 4. January 23 – Capel Luckyn, English Member of Parliament (b. 1622) 5. February – Ralph Davenant, English rector and founder of Davenant Foundation School 6. February 11 – Elisabeth of the Palatinate, German princes...
1. July 26 1.1. John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, English poet (b. 1647) 1.2. Sir Hugh Smith, 1st Baronet, English Member of Parliament (b. 1632) 2. July 30 – Thomas Butler, 6th Earl of Ossory (b. 1634) 3. August 19 – John Eudes, French missionary (b. 1601) 4. August 20 – William Bedloe, English informer (b. 1650) 5. August 22 – John George II, Elector of Saxony (b. 1613) 6. August 24 6.1. Ferdinand Bol, Dutch painter, etcher and draftsman (b. 1616) 6.2. Thomas Blood, thief of the English C...
1. Zhou Youde, Chinese official 2. Marie Meurdrac, French chemist and alchemist (b. 1610)
1680 St Clement Danes, London, designed by Christopher Wren, is completed. Church of San Lorenzo, Turin, designed by Guarino Guarini, is substantially completed. Star Building at Windsor Castle and Cassiobury House in England, designed by Hugh May, are completed; and his work on St George's Hall, Windsor Castle, is beginning. 1681