Historical Events Happened In 1687
Sunday, 26 October 2014
Jan 28 On this day in history johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday
Jan 30 [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized in the year 1687.
Feb 19 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer on this day in history.
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 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43 on this day in history.
Mar 28 On this day in history constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer in the year 1687.
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 On this day in history ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 On this day in history george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
Jun 12 On this day in history jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried
Jul 02 On this day in history king James II disbands English parliament
Jul 03 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders
Aug 14 In the year 1687 johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS]
Aug 26 On this day in history willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)
Aug 30 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 09 In the year 1687 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 On this day in history parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 28 In the year 1687 venetians take Athens from the Turks
Oct 11 Hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
Oct 21 In the year 1687 edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies
Nov 10 Pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor in the year 1687.
Nov 13 Nell [Eleanor] Gwyn, mistress of Charles II of England, dies at 37 in the year 1687.
Nov 14 Eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37 in the year 1687.
Dec 05 In the year 1687 francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1687 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer