Historical Events Happened In 1703
Saturday, 18 April 2015
Jan 11 In the year 1703 columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
Feb 04 In Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death in the year 1703.
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 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke in the year 1703.
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 On this day in history battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 In the year 1703 kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant on this day in history.
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 in the year 1703.
May 18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne on this day in history.
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 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1703 jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 In the year 1703 emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
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 On this day in history pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1703 john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies