Historical Events Happened In 1720
Wednesday, 05 August 2015
Jan 04 In the year 1720 johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist
Jan 06 The Committee of Inquiry on the South Sea Bubble publishes its findings on this day in history.
Jan 11 Gijsbert John van Hardenbroeck, Utrechts regent on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror)
Jan 31 On this day in history thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
Feb 01 Sweden & Prussia sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history edmund Halley appointed 2nd Astronomer Royal of England
Feb 11 On this day in history sweden & Prussia sign peace (2nd Treaty of Stockholm)
Feb 29 Queen Ulrica Eleonora of Sweden resigns in the year 1720.
Mar 06 In the year 1720 pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63
Mar 08 Georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53 in the year 1720.
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 "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, plague kills 80,000 in the year 1720.
Jun 09 In the year 1720 sweden & Denmark signs 3rd Treaty of Stockholm
Jun 10 On this day in history mrs Clements of England markets 1st paste-style mustard
Jun 10 In the year 1720 mrs Clements of England markets first paste-style mustard
Jul 03 Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty in the year 1720.
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 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 On this day in history the second important victory of the Russian Navy
Aug 10 In the year 1720 franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer
Aug 11 In the year 1720 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 On this day in history bernard de Bury, composer
Sep 12 Frederick Philipse III, NYC, land owner (Bronx, Westchester & Putnam) on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1720 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) on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1720 giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher
Oct 10 In the year 1720 french govt proclaims strike on banknotes