Historical Events Happened In 1701
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 In the year 1701 ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer in the year 1701.
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 18 Frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
Feb 15 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 in the year 1701.
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance in the year 1701.
Mar 10 In the year 1701 johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
Mar 27 In the year 1701 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58
Mar 28 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
Apr 29 In the year 1701 drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 Drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701) on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
May 23 After being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London in the year 1701.
May 23 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder
May 23 In the year 1701 william Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock
May 31 In the year 1701 alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover in the year 1701.
Jun 13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer in the year 1701.
Jun 22 In the year 1701 nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1701 pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
Jul 24 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit in the year 1701.
Jul 24 In the year 1701 french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant in the year 1701.
Sep 16 James Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland on this day in history.
Sep 28 Divorce legalized in MD in the year 1701.