Historical Events Happened In 1720
Monday, 25 July 2016
Jan 04 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist in the year 1720.
Jan 06 The Committee of Inquiry on the South Sea Bubble publishes its findings on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1720 gijsbert John van Hardenbroeck, Utrechts regent
Jan 27 In the year 1720 samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror)
Jan 31 In the year 1720 thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
Feb 01 In the year 1720 sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty
Feb 10 Edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England on this day in history.
Feb 11 Sweden & Prussia sign peace (2nd Treaty of Stockholm) in the year 1720.
Feb 29 Queen Ulrica Eleonora of Sweden resigns in the year 1720.
Mar 06 Pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 08 Georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history elia van Vilnius, [Elijahu ben Salomo Zalman], Latvian rabbi
May 21 In the year 1720 antonio Corbisiero, composer
May 25 In the year 1720 "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, plague kills 80,000
Jun 09 Sweden & Denmark signs 3rd Treaty of Stockholm on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1720 mrs Clements of England markets 1st paste-style mustard
Jun 10 Mrs Clements of England markets first paste-style mustard on this day in history.
Jul 03 Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1720 gilbert White, "father of British naturalists",,17660718::"Friedrich Fleischmann, composer
Jul 20 Ignaz Vitzthumb, composer in the year 1720.
Jul 24 Louise Ulrike, queen of Sweden/wife of Adolf Frederik on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1720 johann Samuel Welter, composer, dies at 69
Jul 27 The second important victory of the Russian Navy in the year 1720.
Aug 10 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history martin Gerbert, composer
Aug 12 Martin Gerbert, [von Hornau], prince-abbot/music historian in the year 1720.
Aug 17 Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) in the year 1720.
Aug 20 Bernard de Bury, composer in the year 1720.
Sep 12 In the year 1720 frederick Philipse III, NYC, land owner (Bronx, Westchester & Putnam)
Sep 12 On this day in history isaak of Hoornbeek elected Dutch pension advisor
Sep 22 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem)
Oct 04 In the year 1720 giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher
Oct 10 On this day in history french govt proclaims strike on banknotes