Historical Events Happened In 1687
Friday, 27 November 2015
Jan 28 Johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday in the year 1687.
Jan 30 [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized in the year 1687.
Feb 19 On this day in history johann Adam Birkenstock, composer
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43 in the year 1687.
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 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 in the year 1687.
Apr 12 Ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer in the year 1687.
Apr 16 George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 in the year 1687.
Jun 12 In the year 1687 jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried
Jul 02 King James II disbands English parliament on this day in history.
Jul 03 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) in the year 1687.
Jul 05 On this day in history isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England
Jul 06 In the year 1687 newton publishes "Principia"
Aug 04 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS] in the year 1687.
Aug 12 Charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders in the year 1687.
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) in the year 1687.
Aug 30 In the year 1687 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
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 On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
Oct 21 Edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1687 pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor
Nov 13 In the year 1687 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