Historical Events Happened In 1701
Saturday, 25 October 2014
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 In the year 1701 johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 In the year 1701 frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 In the year 1701 parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar
Jan 18 On this day in history frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia
Jan 27 On this day in history johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
Feb 15 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1701.
Mar 28 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 In the year 1701 joseph Haines, entertainer and author
Apr 27 In the year 1701 charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1701.
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 On this day in history nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
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 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit in the year 1701.
Jul 24 In the year 1701 french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 James II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 Divorce legalized in MD on this day in history.