1681 in History – What happened in year 1681

✅ Published on March 28th, 2009 in 17th Century in History

In history, year 1681 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1681.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1681 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
04 marchKing Charles II of England granted Quaker William Penn acharter for the Pennsylvania Colony.
16 JanuaryThe grand coronation of Sambhaji, son of Kshatrapati Shivaji, took place at Raigad Fort in Maharashtra.


Famous birthdays in the year 1681:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 SeptemberCarl Heinrich Biber / Violinist / Austria
11 SeptemberJohann Gottlieb Heineccius / Academic / Germany
14 March Georg Philipp Telemann / Composer / Germany
17 NovemberPierre François le Courayer / Author / France
27 March Joaquín Fernández de Portocarrero / Cardinal / Spain
28 NovemberJean Cavalier / Rebel Leader / France
28 SeptemberJohann Mattheson / Composer / Germany
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