Historical Events In 1703
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Jan 11 In the year 1703 columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 In the year 1703 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 On this day in history joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
Jan 29 On this day in history carlmann Kolb, composer
Feb 04 In the year 1703 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 On this day in history robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
Mar 20 Johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1703 kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 On this day in history 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 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1703 dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 St Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great on this day in history.
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 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 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 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 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer in the year 1703.
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded in the year 1703.
Oct 05 Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) in the year 1703.
Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies on this day in history.