Historical Events For 1703
Sunday, 04 December 2016
Jan 11 In the year 1703 columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 On this day in history 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 In Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history dieudonne Raick, composer
Mar 03 In the year 1703 robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 Jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer in the year 1703.
Apr 16 On this day in history caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies
May 08 Gottlob Harrer, composer in the year 1703.
May 16 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle in the year 1703.
May 26 Samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 in the year 1703.
Jun 17 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) in the year 1703.
Jul 31 In the year 1703 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 In the year 1703 turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II
Sep 03 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal in the year 1703.
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1703 emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
Sep 20 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1703 jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies on this day in history.