Historical Events For 1700
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1700 protestant West-Europe (except England) begin using Gregorian calendar
Jan 01 Russia replaces Byzantine with Julian calendar in the year 1700.
Jan 01 In the year 1700 russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1700 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 Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
Feb 09 The birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.
Feb 12 The Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history last day of Julian calendar in Denmark
Feb 19 Last day of the Julian calendar in Denmark in the year 1700.
Feb 23 In the year 1700 wilhelmus Schortinghuis, Dutch theologist (Profound Christianity)
Feb 27 Pacific island of New Britain discovered on this day in history.
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 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history james Kent, composer
Mar 22 In the year 1700 giuseppe Sellitto, composer
Mar 25 England, France & Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty in the year 1700.
Apr 19 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer in the year 1700.
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 On this day in history luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect
May 26 Nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist in the year 1700.
Jun 04 Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 17 Mass orders priest to leave the colony in the year 1700.
Jun 30 Gelderland goes on Gregorian calendar (tomorrow is 12/7/1700) in the year 1700.
Jul 02 On this day in history 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 Russian-Turkish peace in the year 1700.
Jul 15 In the year 1700 johann Christoph Richter, composer
Jul 19 In the year 1700 hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62