Historical Events Happened In 1697
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 In the year 1697 carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet on this day in history.
Jan 26 Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night in the year 1697.
Jan 28 John Fenwick, English conspirator on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 On this day in history sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island
Feb 04 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1697 louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist
Mar 09 Czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe on this day in history.
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 Czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe on this day in history.
Mar 25 Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 30 In the year 1697 john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor
Apr 01 In the year 1697 the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author
Apr 05 Charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41 in the year 1697.
Apr 08 On this day in history pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 In the year 1697 charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden
Apr 16 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer in the year 1697.
Apr 23 In the year 1697 george Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer
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 On this day in history jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
May 24 English king Willem III travels through northern Europe on this day in history.
Jun 02 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic in the year 1697.
Jun 04 Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi in the year 1697.
Jun 11 On this day in history francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
Jun 27 In the year 1697 polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king
Jul 10 Francois Hanot, composer on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1697 jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer
Aug 06 In the year 1697 charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)
Sep 03 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick in the year 1697.