Historical Events Happened In 1697
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 28 John Fenwick, English conspirator in the year 1697.
Jan 30 In the year 1697 johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
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 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer in the year 1697.
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 In the year 1697 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 In the year 1697 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor in the year 1697.
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 in the year 1697.
Apr 08 On this day in history pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 Charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1697 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
Apr 23 In the year 1697 george Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer
May 07 In the year 1697 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 in the year 1697.
May 24 English king Willem III travels through northern Europe on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1697 monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic
Jun 04 In the year 1697 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
Jun 11 Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1697 polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king
Jul 10 In the year 1697 francois Hanot, composer
Jul 11 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45) on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick