Historical Events Happened In 1706
Saturday, 28 February 2015
Jan 17 In the year 1706 benjamin Franklin, Boston, kite flyer/statesman/wit/inventor
Jan 17 The birth of Benjamin Franklin, American statesman and scientist in the year 1706.
Jan 26 In the year 1706 guillaume Poitevin, composer, dies at 59
Jan 28 John Baskerville, English printer (typeface inventor) on this day in history.
Feb 12 Josef Christian, German sculptor on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history battle at Fraustadt Swedish army beats Russia/Saksen
Feb 13 Battle at Fraustadt: Swedish army beats Russia/Saksen on this day in history.
Feb 27 John Evelyn, diarist, dies on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52
Mar 08 In the year 1706 vienna's Wiener Stadtbank established
Mar 09 Johann Pachelbel, German organist/composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1706 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
Apr 24 Giovanni Battista Martini, composer in the year 1706.
Apr 29 In the year 1706 emperor Jozef I becomes monarch of Cologne/Bavaria
May 23 Battle of Ramillies-Marlborough defeats French; 17,000 killed in the year 1706.
Jun 10 John Dollond, owner of 1st patent for achromatic lens in the year 1706.
Jul 21 In the year 1706 pierre Lyonet, zoologist/cryptologist (Anatomy of Wilgehoutrups)
Sep 08 In the year 1706 romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
Sep 20 In the year 1706 franz Habermann, composer
Sep 20 In the year 1706 pierre Verdier, composer, dies at 79
Sep 21 Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, composer on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1706 treaty of Altranstädt: Charles XII of Sweden & August II of Saksen
Oct 06 In the year 1706 pieter Steyn, Dutch grand pensionary (1749- )
Oct 18 On this day in history baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buffa)
Oct 26 On this day in history andreas Werkmeister, composer, dies at 60
Nov 07 In the year 1706 carlo Cecere, composer
Nov 13 On this day in history godfried Schalcken, painter/etcher/engraver, dies
Nov 16 On this day in history cornelis Evertsen, mutineer/ltalian-admiral of Zeeland, dies at 64
Dec 09 Pedro II, king of Portugal (1683-1706), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Dec 17 Chôtelet, la belle Emilie, French writer in the year 1706.
Dec 28 Pierre Bayle, French theologist (History of Criticism), dies at 59 in the year 1706.