Historical Events For 1703
Wednesday, 20 September 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 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer on this day in history.
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer in the year 1703.
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 Dieudonne Raick, composer in the year 1703.
Mar 03 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London in the year 1703.
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 In the year 1703 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 On this day in history battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians in the year 1703.
May 01 Kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered on this day in history.
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant in the year 1703.
May 03 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies on this day in history.
May 08 Gottlob Harrer, composer on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1703 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 In the year 1703 samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 St Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great in the year 1703.
Jun 15 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 17 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) in the year 1703.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 21 Turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1703 johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage in the year 1703.
Sep 20 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52 in the year 1703.
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 In the year 1703 jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies on this day in history.