Historical Events Happened In 1687
Monday, 22 December 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men.
Mar 19 In the year 1687 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
Mar 28 On this day in history constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1687 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 in the year 1687.
Jun 12 Jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried in the year 1687.
Jul 02 King James II disbands English parliament in the year 1687.
Jul 03 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) in the year 1687.
Jul 05 In the year 1687 isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England
Jul 06 In the year 1687 newton publishes "Principia"
Aug 04 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS]
Aug 12 Charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders on this day in history.
Aug 14 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS] on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)
Aug 30 On this day in history francesco Maria Vallara, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1687 jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer
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 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 in the year 1687.
Oct 14 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician in the year 1687.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1687 eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37
Dec 05 Francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer in the year 1687.
Dec 26 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer in the year 1687.