Historical Events Happened In 1697
Friday, 28 October 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
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 In the year 1697 john Fenwick, English conspirator
Jan 30 On this day in history johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 In the year 1697 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 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1697 bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist
Mar 09 Czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe in the year 1697.
Mar 09 In the year 1697 friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz)
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 In the year 1697 hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies
Mar 29 In the year 1697 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor on this day in history.
Apr 01 The birth of Abbe Prevost, French author in the year 1697.
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 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 On this day in history jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
May 24 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 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 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45) in the year 1697.
Sep 03 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick on this day in history.