Historical Events In 1701
Saturday, 23 June 2018
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 In the year 1701 ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
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 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 On this day in history france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
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 In the year 1701 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author in the year 1701.
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 On this day in history drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1701 alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible
Jun 12 In the year 1701 act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover
Jun 13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer in the year 1701.
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
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 French make first landing at site of Detroit on this day in history.
Sep 06 James II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68 in the year 1701.
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant in the year 1701.
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 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD