Historical Events Happened In 1701
Saturday, 22 October 2016
Jan 01 Great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom in the year 1701.
Jan 01 In the year 1701 pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 On this day in history ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1701 frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
Jan 18 Frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia in the year 1701.
Jan 27 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop) on this day in history.
Feb 15 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on this day in history.
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 In the year 1701 drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 The War of the Spanish Succession begins in the year 1701.
May 23 In the year 1701 after being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London.
May 23 In the year 1701 captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder
May 23 Captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder in the year 1701.
May 23 William Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock in the year 1701.
May 31 Alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible on this day in history.
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover in the year 1701.
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 In the year 1701 nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 In the year 1701 william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 On this day in history pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
Jul 24 In the year 1701 antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit
Jul 24 French make first landing at site of Detroit on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 On this day in history germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 In the year 1701 james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
Sep 28 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD