Historical Events In 1697
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history johann Pfeiffer, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history carlo Mannelli, composer, dies at 56
Jan 16 Richard Savage, English poet on this day in history.
Jan 26 Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night in the year 1697.
Jan 28 In the year 1697 john Fenwick, English conspirator
Jan 30 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1697 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 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 Willem de Vlamingh returns to Batavia after exploring "South Land" on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 30 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1697 the birth of Abbe Prevost, French author
Apr 05 Charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41 in the year 1697.
Apr 08 In the year 1697 pierre Prowo, composer
Apr 15 Charles XII succeeds Charles XI as King of Sweden in the year 1697.
Apr 16 In the year 1697 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer
Apr 23 George Baron Anson, British admiral/explorer in the year 1697.
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 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 On this day in history monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic
Jun 04 Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi in the year 1697.
Jun 11 Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist in the year 1697.
Jun 27 On this day in history polish parliament selects monarch August van Saksen as king
Jul 10 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history king William's War in America ends with Treaty of Ryswick