Historical Events For 1701
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Jan 01 Great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom on this day in history.
Jan 01 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 04 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 10 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance in the year 1701.
Mar 10 Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1701.
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 Drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701 on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1701 drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 In the year 1701 the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
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 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1701 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 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 in the year 1701.
Jun 13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer in the year 1701.
Jun 22 On this day in history nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 In the year 1701 william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on this day in history.
Jul 24 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit on this day in history.
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 In the year 1701 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 In the year 1701 divorce legalized in MD