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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1660s  1670s  1680s  – 1690s –  1700s  1710s  1720s
Years: 1688 1689 169016911692 1693 1694
1691 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1691 (MDCXCI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).


Events of 1691





1691 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1691
Ab urbe condita 2444
Armenian calendar 1140
Bahá'í calendar -153 – -152
Bengali calendar 1098
Berber calendar 2641
Buddhist calendar 2235
Burmese calendar 1053
Byzantine calendar 7199 – 7200
Chinese calendar 庚午年十二月初三日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1407 – 1408
Ethiopian calendar 1683 – 1684
Hebrew calendar 5451 – 5452
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1746 – 1747
 - Shaka Samvat 1613 – 1614
 - Kali Yuga 4792 – 4793
Holocene calendar 11691
Iranian calendar 1069 – 1070
Islamic calendar 1102 – 1103
Japanese calendar Genroku 4
Korean calendar 4024
Thai solar calendar 2234




Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century
Decades: 1660s  1670s  1680s  - 1690s -  1700s  1710s  1720s
Years: 1688 1689 1690 - 1691 - 1692 1693 1694


  • March 5 - French troops under Marshal Louis-Francois de Boufflers besiege the Spanish-held town of Mons
  • March 20 - Leisler's Rebellion - New governor arrives in New York - Jacob Leisler surrenders after standoff of several hours
  • March 29 - Siege of Mons ends to the city’s surrender
  • May 6 - Spanish inquisition condemns and forcibly baptizes 219 Jews in Palma Majorca. When 37 try to escape the island, they are burned alive at the stake
  • May 16 - Jacob Leisler is hanged for treason
  • October 3 - Treaty of Limerick which guaranteed civil rights to catholics was signed. (it was broken "before the ink was dry")
  • Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Suleiman II (1687-1691) to Ahmed II (1691-1695).
  • Michel Rolle invents Rolle's theorem, an essential theorem of mathematics.
  • In New England the two separate Colonies of Massachusetts Bay Colony and Plymouth Colony are united into a single entity by an act of the King and Queen of England.



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