Historical Events Happened In 1720
Monday, 02 March 2015
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 in the year 1720.
Jan 11 Gijsbert John van Hardenbroeck, Utrechts regent on this day in history.
Jan 27 Samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror) on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
Feb 01 In the year 1720 sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty
Feb 10 In the year 1720 edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England
Feb 11 In the year 1720 sweden & Prussia sign peace (2nd Treaty of Stockholm)
Feb 29 Queen Ulrica Eleonora of Sweden resigns on this day in history.
Mar 06 Pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63 in the year 1720.
Mar 08 In the year 1720 georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53
Apr 03 In the year 1720 elia van Vilnius, [Elijahu ben Salomo Zalman], Latvian rabbi
May 21 On this day in history antonio Corbisiero, composer
May 25 "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, plague kills 80,000 on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history sweden & Denmark signs 3rd Treaty of Stockholm
Jun 10 Mrs Clements of England markets 1st paste-style mustard in the year 1720.
Jun 10 On this day in history mrs Clements of England markets first paste-style mustard
Jul 03 Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty in the year 1720.
Jul 18 Gilbert White, "father of British naturalists",,17660718::"Friedrich Fleischmann, composer on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1720 ignaz Vitzthumb, composer
Jul 24 In the year 1720 louise Ulrike, queen of Sweden/wife of Adolf Frederik
Jul 27 Johann Samuel Welter, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1720.
Jul 27 The second important victory of the Russian Navy in the year 1720.
Aug 10 In the year 1720 franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer
Aug 11 Martin Gerbert, composer on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1720 martin Gerbert, [von Hornau], prince-abbot/music historian
Aug 17 On this day in history charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)
Aug 20 Bernard de Bury, composer in the year 1720.
Sep 12 Frederick Philipse III, NYC, land owner (Bronx, Westchester & Putnam) on this day in history.
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 Johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem) in the year 1720.
Oct 04 In the year 1720 giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher
Oct 10 In the year 1720 french govt proclaims strike on banknotes