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Born on Thursday January 22, 1688
Died on Thursday January 22, 1688

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from January 22, 1688 at Delpher


Born on January 22

Died on January 22

Names that were popular for boys in 1688
  1. Jan
  2. Cornelis
  3. Joannes
  4. Jean
  5. Johannes
  6. Jacob
  7. Pieter
  8. Willem
  9. Petrus
  10. Pierre
  11. Hendrik
  12. Jacobus
  13. Johann
  14. Gerrit
  15. John
  16. Dirk
Names that were popular for girls in 1688
  1. Maria
  2. Marie
  3. Anna
  4. Catharina
  5. Elisabeth
  6. Neeltje
  7. Cornelia
  8. Joanna
  9. Jeanne
  10. Johanna
  11. Anne
  12. Trijntje
  13. Mary
  14. Elizabeth
  15. Grietje
  16. Jannetje

Source: Wikipedia Historical context 1688
  • Stadhouder Prins Willem III (Huis van Oranje) was from 1672 till 1702 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • May 10 » King Narai nominates Phetracha as regent, leading to the revolution of 1688 in which Phetracha becomes king of the Ayutthaya Kingdom.
  • November 1 » William III of Orange sets out a second time from Hellevoetsluis in the Netherlands to seize the crowns of England, Scotland and Ireland from King James II of England during the Glorious Revolution.
  • November 5 » William III of England lands with a Dutch fleet at Brixham.
  • November 9 » Glorious Revolution: William of Orange captures Exeter.
  • December 9 » Glorious Revolution: Williamite forces defeat Jacobites at Battle of Reading, forcing flight of James II from the country.
  • December 23 » As part of the Glorious Revolution, King James II of England flees from England to Paris, France after being deposed in favor of his nephew, William of Orange and his daughter Mary.