Historical Events In 1701
Monday, 23 April 2018
Jan 01 In the year 1701 great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 In the year 1701 pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 in the year 1701.
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 In the year 1701 parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar
Jan 18 In the year 1701 frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia
Jan 27 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1701 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance on this day in history.
Mar 10 Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history 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 In the year 1701 charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
Apr 29 On this day in history drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 Drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701) in the year 1701.
May 15 In the year 1701 the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
May 23 On this day in history after being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London.
May 23 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder in the year 1701.
May 23 Captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1701 william Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock
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 on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
Jul 06 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged on this day in history.
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 in the year 1701.
Sep 06 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 In the year 1701 germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 On this day in history james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
Sep 28 In the year 1701 divorce legalized in MD