Historical Events In 1717
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Jan 04 Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 Netherlands, England & France sign Triple Alliance in the year 1717.
Jan 05 On this day in history prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles
Jan 14 German mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jan 28 Mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74) on this day in history.
Jan 29 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 10 In the year 1717 pierre de La Garde, composer
Feb 19 On this day in history david Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko)
Feb 24 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1717 john Randall, composer
Mar 02 The Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England in the year 1717.
Mar 03 On this day in history pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
Mar 19 In the year 1717 john Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist
Mar 26 In the year 1717 manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer
Mar 31 A sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy in the year 1717.
Mar 31 Florian Wrastill, composer on this day in history.
Apr 09 Georg Matthias Monn, composer in the year 1717.
Apr 30 In the year 1717 guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer
May 13 Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I) on this day in history.
Jun 09 Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69 in the year 1717.
Jun 19 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer in the year 1717.
Jun 24 In the year 1717 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
Jul 21 On this day in history niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
Jul 28 In the year 1717 prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs
Aug 10 In the year 1717 nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies
Aug 13 In the year 1717 christoph Nichelsmann, German composer
Aug 16 In the year 1717 prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade
Aug 17 In the year 1717 france, Russia & Prussia sign agreement
Aug 22 On this day in history spanish troops lands on Sardinia
Sep 24 Horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto) in the year 1717.
Nov 02 In the year 1717 johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies
Nov 16 Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician on this day in history.