Historical Events In 1697
Sunday, 20 September 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history johann Pfeiffer, composer
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 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 In the year 1697 johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 On this day in history 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 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer in the year 1697.
Feb 24 Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist on this day in history.
Mar 09 Czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe in the year 1697.
Mar 09 Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz) in the year 1697.
Mar 20 Willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land" in the year 1697.
Mar 21 In the year 1697 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 On this day in history nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor in the year 1697.
Apr 01 In the year 1697 the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author
Apr 05 On this day in history charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 On this day in history pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 On this day in history charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden
Apr 16 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer on this day in history.
Apr 23 George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer in the year 1697.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1697 monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic
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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1697 francois Hanot, composer
Jul 11 In the year 1697 jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer
Aug 06 In the year 1697 charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)
Sep 03 King William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick on this day in history.