Famous Deaths in March 1697

  • Mar 1 Francesco Redi, Italian physician (b. 1626)
  • Mar 25 Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies
  • Mar 26 Godfrey McCulloch, Scottish politician and murderer (executed) (b. 1640)
  • Mar 27 Simon Bradstreet, English colonial magistrate, last governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, dies at 93
  • Mar 29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies