Historical Events In 1697
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jan 01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer in the year 1697.
Jan 06 On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet in the year 1697.
Jan 26 Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night on this day in history.
Jan 28 John Fenwick, English conspirator in the year 1697.
Jan 30 On this day in history johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer
Feb 03 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island on this day in history.
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 In the year 1697 bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist
Mar 09 On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe
Mar 09 Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz) on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1697 willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land"
Mar 21 On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe
Mar 25 In the year 1697 hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies
Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies in the year 1697.
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor in the year 1697.
Apr 01 The birth of Abbe Prevost, French author on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1697 charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
Apr 08 In the year 1697 pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 Charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1697 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
Apr 23 George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1697 francois Hanot, composer
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