Historical Events Happened In 1697
Friday, 19 December 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 In the year 1697 carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet in the year 1697.
Jan 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1697 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 On this day in history louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
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 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" 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 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
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 On this day in history jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
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 On this day in history jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
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 On this day in history 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 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick in the year 1697.