Historical Events In 1697
Monday, 18 February 2019
Jan 01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 06 Carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1697.
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet on this day in history.
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 John Fenwick, English conspirator in the year 1697.
Jan 30 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe
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 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 in the year 1697.
Apr 01 In the year 1697 the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author
Apr 05 In the year 1697 charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 Pierre Prowo, composer in the year 1697.
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 George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer on this day in history.
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 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer in the year 1697.
May 24 In the year 1697 english king Willem III travels through northern Europe
Jun 02 In the year 1697 monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic
Jun 04 On this day in history jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
Jun 11 In the year 1697 francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
Jun 27 In the year 1697 polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king
Jul 10 In the year 1697 francois Hanot, composer
Jul 11 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer/cartographer on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)
Sep 03 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick