Historical Events Happened In 1697
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1697.
Jan 28 In the year 1697 john Fenwick, English conspirator
Jan 30 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island
Feb 04 In the year 1697 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
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 In the year 1697 czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe
Mar 09 Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz) in the year 1697.
Mar 20 In the year 1697 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 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 On this day in history charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 Pierre Prowo, composer in the year 1697.
Apr 15 Charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden in the year 1697.
Apr 16 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
Apr 23 On this day in history george Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer
May 07 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) on this day in history.
May 10 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer in the year 1697.
May 24 In the year 1697 english king Willem III travels through northern Europe
Jun 02 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic on this day in history.
Jun 04 Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi in the year 1697.
Jun 11 In the year 1697 francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
Jun 27 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick