Historical Events Happened In 1687
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Jan 28 Johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday on this day in history.
Jan 30 [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized in the year 1687.
Feb 19 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer in the year 1687.
Feb 22 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer in the year 1687.
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 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 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 On this day in history ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 In the year 1687 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
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 On this day in history arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
Jul 05 On this day in history isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England
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 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS]
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 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 Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians in the year 1687.
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 Edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies in the year 1687.
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 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer in the year 1687.