Historical Events Happened In 1687
Sunday, 01 February 2015
Jan 28 On this day in history johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday
Jan 30 On this day in history [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized
Feb 19 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer in the year 1687.
Feb 22 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer in the year 1687.
Mar 19 Explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men in the year 1687.
Mar 19 In the year 1687 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
Mar 28 In the year 1687 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer in the year 1687.
Apr 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1687 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 In the year 1687 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
Jun 12 Jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried on this day in history.
Jul 02 King James II disbands English parliament on this day in history.
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 in the year 1687.
Jul 06 On this day in history newton publishes "Principia"
Aug 04 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS] in the year 1687.
Aug 12 On this day in history charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders
Aug 14 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS] in the year 1687.
Aug 26 In the year 1687 willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)
Aug 30 In the year 1687 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
Sep 09 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 26 On this day in history acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 26 In the year 1687 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 28 Venetians take Athens from the Turks on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty
Oct 14 In the year 1687 robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
Oct 21 In the year 1687 edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies
Nov 10 On this day in history pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor
Nov 13 Nell [Eleanor] Gwyn, mistress of Charles II of England, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Nov 14 Eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1687 francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
Dec 26 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer in the year 1687.