Historical Events Happened In 1697
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Jan 01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1697.
Jan 16 On this day in history richard Savage, English poet
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 On this day in history john Fenwick, English conspirator
Jan 30 On this day in history johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island in the year 1697.
Feb 04 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1697 louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 29 In the year 1697 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 In the year 1697 charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 Pierre Prowo, composer on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden
Apr 16 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer in the year 1697.
Apr 23 In the year 1697 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 In the year 1697 jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
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 In the year 1697 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
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 In the year 1697 francois Hanot, composer
Jul 11 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer in the year 1697.
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