Historical Events Happened In 1701
Sunday, 23 November 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1701 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 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
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) in the year 1701.
Feb 15 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 in the year 1701.
Mar 09 In the year 1701 france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
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 In the year 1701 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on this day in history.
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia in the year 1701.
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) in the year 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1701.
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover on this day in history.
Jun 13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer in the year 1701.
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) in the year 1701.
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 On this day in history antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit
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 On this day in history germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 James Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland in the year 1701.
Sep 28 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD