Historical Events For 1703
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jan 11 In the year 1703 columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 On this day in history joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
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 Dieudonne Raick, composer on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
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 In the year 1703 caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 On this day in history georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
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 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies in the year 1703.
May 08 On this day in history gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 In the year 1703 charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 In the year 1703 dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle in the year 1703.
May 26 In the year 1703 samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 On this day in history st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 In the year 1703 gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58
Jun 17 In the year 1703 john B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists)
Jul 31 Daniel Defoe is placed in a pillory for the crime of seditious libel after publishing a politically satirical pamphlet, but is pelted with flowers in the year 1703.
Aug 21 Turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II on this day in history.
Sep 03 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal on this day in history.
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer in the year 1703.
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage on this day in history.
Sep 20 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52 in the year 1703.
Sep 23 In the year 1703 jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded in the year 1703.
Oct 05 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 In the year 1703 john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies