Historical Events For 1717
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Jan 04 Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer in the year 1717.
Jan 04 On this day in history netherlands, England & France sign Triple Alliance
Jan 05 In the year 1717 prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles
Jan 14 In the year 1717 german mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam
Jan 28 Mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74) in the year 1717.
Jan 29 In the year 1717 jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal
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 Pierre de La Garde, composer in the year 1717.
Feb 19 David Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko) in the year 1717.
Feb 24 In the year 1717 bernhard Hupfeld, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1717 john Randall, composer
Mar 02 On this day in history the Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England.
Mar 03 In the year 1717 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 In the year 1717 a sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy.
Mar 31 On this day in history florian Wrastill, composer
Apr 09 Georg Matthias Monn, composer on this day in history.
Apr 30 Guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1717 maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I)
Jun 09 On this day in history jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69
Jun 19 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer in the year 1717.
Jun 24 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London in the year 1717.
Jul 21 In the year 1717 niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
Jul 28 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs in the year 1717.
Aug 10 On this day in history nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies
Aug 13 On this day in history christoph Nichelsmann, German composer
Aug 16 Prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade in the year 1717.
Aug 17 France, Russia & Prussia sign agreement on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1717 spanish troops lands on Sardinia
Sep 24 Horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto) on this day in history.
Nov 02 Johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies on this day in history.
Nov 16 In the year 1717 jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician