Historical Events For 1700
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1700 protestant West-Europe (except England) begin using Gregorian calendar
Jan 01 On this day in history russia replaces Byzantine with Julian calendar
Jan 01 On this day in history russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar
Jan 22 In the year 1700 jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
Jan 26 The magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history this great earthquake occurred about 9 pm on the Cascadia Fault, the boundary between the North American and Juan de Fuca plates. This was almost 100 years before the first European explorers made contact with native peoples on the west coast. This was one of the world's great earthquakes with a magnitude estimated at 9.
Jan 29 In the year 1700 daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
Feb 07 Philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen) in the year 1700.
Feb 09 The birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.
Feb 12 The Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe in the year 1700.
Feb 19 Last day of Julian calendar in Denmark on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history last day of the Julian calendar in Denmark
Feb 23 Wilhelmus Schortinghuis, Dutch theologist (Profound Christianity) in the year 1700.
Feb 27 In the year 1700 pacific island of New Britain discovered
Feb 28 In the year 1700 today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar.
Mar 07 William Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation in the year 1700.
Mar 10 On this day in history diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61
Mar 13 On this day in history james Kent, composer
Mar 22 Giuseppe Sellitto, composer on this day in history.
Mar 25 England, France & Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty in the year 1700.
Apr 19 In the year 1700 georg Abraham Schneider, composer
May 01 In the year 1700 john Dryden, English poet/playwright (Rival Ladies), dies
May 07 Gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist in the year 1700.
May 07 On this day in history william Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation
May 12 Luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect in the year 1700.
May 26 Nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist in the year 1700.
Jun 04 On this day in history theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor
Jun 17 Mass orders priest to leave the colony on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1700 gelderland goes on Gregorian calendar (tomorrow is 12/7/1700)
Jul 02 In the year 1700 lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77
Jul 12 In the year 1700 gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700
Jul 13 In the year 1700 russian-Turkish peace
Jul 15 In the year 1700 johann Christoph Richter, composer
Jul 19 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1700.