Historical Events In 1697
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jan 01 On this day in history johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history richard Savage, English poet
Jan 26 Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night in the year 1697.
Jan 28 John Fenwick, English conspirator on this day in history.
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 in the year 1697.
Feb 04 3 VOC-ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia in the year 1697.
Feb 17 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer in the year 1697.
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 In the year 1697 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor
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 On this day in history pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 In the year 1697 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 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) on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1697 jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer
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 on this day in history.
Jun 11 Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer
Aug 06 On this day in history charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)
Sep 03 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick in the year 1697.