Historical Events In 1697
Saturday, 27 November 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1697 johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 In the year 1697 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 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer in the year 1697.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1697 louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer
Feb 24 Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist in the year 1697.
Mar 09 In the year 1697 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 In the year 1697 willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land"
Mar 21 Czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe in the year 1697.
Mar 25 Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 29 In the year 1697 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
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 Charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden in the year 1697.
Apr 16 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
Apr 23 On this day in history 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 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer in the year 1697.
May 24 English king Willem III travels through northern Europe on this day in history.
Jun 02 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic in the year 1697.
Jun 04 In the year 1697 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
Jun 11 On this day in history francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
Jun 27 Polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king on this day in history.
Jul 10 Francois Hanot, composer in the year 1697.
Jul 11 In the year 1697 jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer
Aug 06 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45) in the year 1697.
Sep 03 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick