April 1691 in history

Born in April 1691

Apr 5 Louis VIII Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt the Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt from 1739 to 1768. He was the son of Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt and Margravine Dorothea Charlotte of Brandenburg-Ansbach
Apr 9 Johann Matthias Gesner a German classical scholar and schoolmaster.

Died in April 1691

Apr 3 Jean Petitot a French-Swiss enamel painter.
Apr 23 Jean-Henri d'Anglebert a French composer, harpsichordist and organist. He was one of the foremost keyboard composers of his day
Apr 30 Kirill Poluektovich Naryshkin the maternal grandfather of Peter the Great.