Historical Events Happened In 1697
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 John Fenwick, English conspirator in the year 1697.
Jan 30 In the year 1697 johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island on this day in history.
Feb 04 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia in the year 1697.
Feb 17 In the year 1697 louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
Feb 24 In the year 1697 bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist
Mar 09 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1697.
Apr 01 On this day in history the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author
Apr 05 Charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41 in the year 1697.
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 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1697.
May 10 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1697.
Jun 11 On this day in history 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 In the year 1697 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 In the year 1697 king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick