Historical Events For 1703
Friday, 24 November 2017
Jan 11 On this day in history columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 In the year 1703 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 29 In the year 1703 carlmann Kolb, composer
Feb 04 On this day in history in Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death.
Mar 01 In the year 1703 dieudonne Raick, composer
Mar 03 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 On this day in history jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 On this day in history caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 In the year 1703 georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered in the year 1703.
May 02 In the year 1703 portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant
May 03 In the year 1703 eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies
May 08 On this day in history gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1703 roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle
May 26 Samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70 in the year 1703.
May 27 In the year 1703 st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1703 john B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists)
Jul 31 On this day in history daniel Defoe is placed in a pillory for the crime of seditious libel after publishing a politically satirical pamphlet, but is pelted with flowers.
Aug 21 Turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II in the year 1703.
Sep 03 On this day in history johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 In the year 1703 jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52
Sep 23 On this day in history jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 In the year 1703 pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) in the year 1703.
Oct 28 In the year 1703 john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies