Historical Events Happened In 1687
Friday, 06 March 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 On this day in history johann Adam Birkenstock, composer
Feb 22 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1687 explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men.
Mar 19 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43 in the year 1687.
Mar 28 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90 in the year 1687.
Mar 30 On this day in history johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer
Apr 04 In the year 1687 english King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church
Apr 04 King James II orders his declaration of indulgence read in church on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 06 Newton publishes "Principia" in the year 1687.
Aug 04 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS] on this day in history.
Aug 12 Charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS]
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 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 26 Acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians in the year 1687.
Sep 26 In the year 1687 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 28 Venetians take Athens from the Turks in the year 1687.
Oct 11 In the year 1687 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 In the year 1687 pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor
Nov 13 Nell [Eleanor] Gwyn, mistress of Charles II of England, dies at 37 in the year 1687.
Nov 14 On this day in history eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37
Dec 05 In the year 1687 francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1687 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer