Historical Events In 1687
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Jan 28 In the year 1687 johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday
Jan 30 In the year 1687 [Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized
Feb 19 Johann Adam Birkenstock, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1687 jean-Baptiste Lully, Paris, composer
Mar 19 In the year 1687 explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men.
Mar 19 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43 in the year 1687.
Mar 28 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1687 english King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church
Apr 04 In the year 1687 king James II orders his declaration of indulgence read in church
Apr 12 Ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1687 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
Jun 12 On this day in history jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried
Jul 02 On this day in history king James II disbands English parliament
Jul 03 In the year 1687 arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
Jul 05 On this day in history isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England
Jul 06 In the year 1687 newton publishes "Principia"
Aug 04 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS] in the year 1687.
Aug 12 In the year 1687 charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders
Aug 14 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS] on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)
Aug 30 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 09 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer in the year 1687.
Sep 26 Acropolis in Athens attacked by Venetian army trying to eject Turks Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians in the year 1687.
Sep 26 Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians in the year 1687.
Sep 28 On this day in history venetians take Athens from the Turks
Oct 11 In the year 1687 hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty
Oct 14 In the year 1687 robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician
Oct 21 Edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1687 pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor
Nov 13 In the year 1687 nell [Eleanor] Gwyn, mistress of Charles II of England, dies at 37
Nov 14 On this day in history eleanor "Nell" Gwyn, English mistress of King Charles II, dies at 37
Dec 05 Francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer in the year 1687.
Dec 26 In the year 1687 johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer