Historical Events Happened In 1697
Friday, 06 May 2016
Jan 01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer in the year 1697.
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1697.
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet in the year 1697.
Jan 26 In the year 1697 isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night
Jan 28 On this day in history john Fenwick, English conspirator
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 On this day in history 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Feb 17 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist on this day in history.
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 Willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land" in the year 1697.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1697 john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor
Apr 01 The birth of Abbe Prevost, French author on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 On this day in history pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 On this day in history charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden
Apr 16 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
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 In the year 1697 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
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 Francois Hanot, composer in the year 1697.
Jul 11 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer in the year 1697.
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 in the year 1697.