Historical Events Happened In 1703
Thursday, 08 October 2015
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 16 Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1703.
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
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 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1703 georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians in the year 1703.
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 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 In the year 1703 gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 On this day in history dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
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 on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1703 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 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 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 Jean Monnet, composer in the year 1703.
Sep 12 On this day in history 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 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) on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1703 john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies