Historical Events Happened In 1697
Friday, 28 November 2014
Jan 01 On this day in history johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet on this day in history.
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 John Fenwick, English conspirator on this day in history.
Jan 30 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer in the year 1697.
Feb 03 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island in the year 1697.
Feb 04 In the year 1697 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Feb 17 On this day in history louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
Feb 24 In the year 1697 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) in the year 1697.
Mar 20 In the year 1697 willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land"
Mar 21 On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe
Mar 25 On this day in history hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies
Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1697 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
May 24 English king Willem III travels through northern Europe in the year 1697.
Jun 02 On this day in history monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic
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 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 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45) on this day in history.
Sep 03 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick in the year 1697.