Historical Events In 1687
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Jan 28 On this day in history 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 in the year 1687.
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
Mar 28 In the year 1687 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
Mar 30 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer in the year 1687.
Apr 04 English King James II orders his Declaration of Indulgence read in church in the year 1687.
Apr 04 In the year 1687 king James II orders his declaration of indulgence read in church
Apr 12 In the year 1687 ambrose Dixon, Virginia Colony pioneer
Apr 16 In the year 1687 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
Jun 12 Jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried on this day in history.
Jul 02 King James II disbands English parliament on this day in history.
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 On this day in history newton publishes "Principia"
Aug 04 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS]
Aug 12 Charles of Lotharingen defeats Turkish leaders in the year 1687.
Aug 14 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/ruler (Nassau-Dietz) [NS]
Aug 26 Willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph) in the year 1687.
Aug 30 In the year 1687 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1687 jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer
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 In the year 1687 parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
Sep 28 Venetians take Athens from the Turks in the year 1687.
Oct 11 In the year 1687 hungary accepts Habsburgse sovereignty
Oct 14 Robert Simson, Scotland, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1687 edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies
Nov 10 In the year 1687 pope Innocent XI publishes decree Coelestis pastor
Nov 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
Dec 26 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist/composer on this day in history.