Historical Events Happened In 1697
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Jan 01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1697 carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet in the year 1697.
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 On this day in history sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island
Feb 04 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia in the year 1697.
Feb 17 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist in the year 1697.
Mar 09 On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe
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" on this day in history.
Mar 21 In the year 1697 czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe
Mar 25 In the year 1697 hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies
Mar 29 On this day in history nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor in the year 1697.
Apr 01 The birth of Abbe Prevost, French author on this day in history.
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 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer on this day in history.
Apr 23 George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer in the year 1697.
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) in the year 1697.
May 10 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer in the year 1697.
May 24 On this day in history english king Willem III travels through northern Europe
Jun 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1697.
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 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick