Historical Events For 1677
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Jan 09 Aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jan 18 John A van Riebeeck, Dutch founder Cape Colony, dies at 57 in the year 1677.
Jan 21 In the year 1677 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston
Jan 21 On this day in history the first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston
Feb 15 In the year 1677 king Charles II reports anti-French covenant with Netherlands
Feb 16 Earl of Shaftesbury arrested/confined in London Tower on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1677 jacques Cassini, French astronomer (rings of Saturn)
Feb 21 In the year 1677 [Benedictus] Baruch Spinoza, philosopher, dies at 44
Feb 26 Nicola Fago, composer on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history massachusetts gains title to Maine for $6,000
Mar 28 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69 in the year 1677.
Apr 11 On this day in history battle at Montcassel, French troops beat Prince William III
Apr 22 In the year 1677 battle at Catania: between French & Dutch fleet
Apr 25 In the year 1677 guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
Apr 26 In the year 1677 emperor Leopold I forms University of Innsbruck
May 24 Alexandre de Villenueve, composer on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1677 treaty of Middle Plantation establishes peace between the Virginia colonists and the local Indians.
Jun 15 Giovanni Battista Chinelli, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jul 09 Angelus Silesius [Johann Scheffer], German medical/mystic poet, dies in the year 1677.
Jul 26 On this day in history michael Franck, composer, dies at 68
Aug 09 Jacob Campo Weyerman, South Neth's adventurer/painter/writer in the year 1677.
Aug 28 Wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver/etcher/cartoonist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Sep 21 John & Nicolaas van der Heyden patents fire extinguisher in the year 1677.
Sep 27 In the year 1677 giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer
Nov 09 On this day in history aert van der Neer, Dutch landscape painter, dies at about 73
Nov 14 In the year 1677 prince Willem III Henry marries English princess Mary Stuart
Nov 16 In the year 1677 french troops occupy Freiburg
Dec 12 Brandenburgs army occupies Stettin on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history jacob Binckes/Benckes, Dutch admiral (Chatham), dies in battle