Historical Events Happened In 1687
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Jan 28 Johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1687 [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized
Feb 19 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1687 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
Mar 19 Explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
Mar 28 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1687 english King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church
Apr 04 In the year 1687 king James II orders his declaration of indulgence read in church
Apr 12 Ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer in the year 1687.
Apr 16 In the year 1687 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
Jun 12 In the year 1687 jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried
Jul 02 King James II disbands English parliament in the year 1687.
Jul 03 In the year 1687 arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
Jul 05 Isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England on this day in history.
Jul 06 Newton publishes "Principia" in the year 1687.
Aug 04 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS]
Aug 12 In the year 1687 charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders
Aug 14 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS] in the year 1687.
Aug 26 Willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 09 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer
Sep 26 Acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1687 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 28 In the year 1687 venetians take Athens from the Turks
Oct 11 In the year 1687 hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty
Oct 14 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 21 Edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies in the year 1687.
Nov 10 Pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor in the year 1687.
Nov 13 On this day in history nell [Eleanor] Gwyn, mistress of Charles II of England, dies at 37
Nov 14 On this day in history eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37
Dec 05 Francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1687 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer