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Historical Events Happened In 1697

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Jan 01   Johann Pfeiffer, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56  

Jan 16   On this day in history richard Savage, English poet  

Jan 26   Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night on this day in history.  

Jan 28   John Fenwick, English conspirator on this day in history.  

Jan 30   Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer on this day in history.  

Feb 03   Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island on this day in history.  

Feb 04   3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on this day in history.  

Feb 17   On this day in history louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer  

Feb 24   On this day in history bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist  

Mar 09   On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe  

Mar 09   Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz) on this day in history.  

Mar 20   On this day in history willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land"  

Mar 21   On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe  

Mar 25   Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies on this day in history.  

Mar 29   On this day in history nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies  

Mar 30   On this day in history john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor  

Apr 01   On this day in history the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author  

Apr 05   Charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41 on this day in history.  

Apr 08   Pierre Prowo, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 15   On this day in history charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden  

Apr 16   On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer  

Apr 23   George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer on this day in history.  

May 07   On this day in history stockholm's royal castle (dating back to medieval times) is destroyed by fire (in the 18th century, it is replaced by the current Royal Palace).  

May 10   Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer on this day in history.  

May 24   English king Willem III travels through northern Europe on this day in history.  

Jun 02   Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic on this day in history.  

Jun 04   Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi on this day in history.  

Jun 11   On this day in history francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist  

Jun 27   On this day in history polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king  

Jul 10   On this day in history francois Hanot, composer  

Jul 11   Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer on this day in history.  

Aug 06   On this day in history charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)  

Sep 03   King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1697

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Johann Pfeiffer, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 16   On this day in history birth of richard Savage, poet  

Jan 30   Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer was born on this day in history.  

Feb 17   Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer was born on this day in history.  

Feb 24   Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist was born on this day in history.  

Mar 09   Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz) was born on this day in history.  

Mar 30   John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor was born on this day in history.  

Apr 01   Antoine François Prévost, French author and novelist (d. 1763) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1697

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer/historian (b. 1624) died on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.  

Jan 26   Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (b. 1640) died on this day in history.  

Jan 28   On this day in history death of john Fenwick, English conspirator  

Feb 03   On this day in history sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island  

Mar 01   Francesco Redi, Italian physician (b. 1626) died on this day in history.  

Mar 25   Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies on this day in history.  

Mar 26   On this day in history death of godfrey McCulloch, Scottish politician and murderer (executed) (b. 1640)