Historical Events For 1697
Sunday, 21 January 2018
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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe
Mar 09 On this day in history friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz)
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1697 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
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 In the year 1697 charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 In the year 1697 pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 On this day in history charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden
Apr 16 In the year 1697 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
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 English king Willem III travels through northern Europe in the year 1697.
Jun 02 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic in the year 1697.
Jun 04 Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi on this day in history.
Jun 11 Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist in the year 1697.
Jun 27 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king in the year 1697.
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 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45) in the year 1697.
Sep 03 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick