On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1697

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Prowo, German composer, born in Altona (d. 1757)

Famous Deaths

  • Niels Juel, Danish-Norwegian admiral, dies at 68
1697 Highlights

About April 8, 1697

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 323 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries