Historical Events Happened In 1687
Monday, 27 April 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 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1687 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
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 In the year 1687 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
Mar 28 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1687 johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer
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 In the year 1687 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 On this day in history george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
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 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" on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1687 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 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS] on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1687 willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)
Aug 30 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer on this day in history.
Sep 09 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 26 In the year 1687 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 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
Dec 26 On this day in history johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer