Historical Events Happened In 1720
Monday, 27 April 2015
Jan 04 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1720 the Committee of Inquiry on the South Sea Bubble publishes its findings.
Jan 11 On this day in history gijsbert John van Hardenbroeck, Utrechts regent
Jan 27 Samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1720 sweden & Prussia sign peace (2nd Treaty of Stockholm)
Feb 29 Queen Ulrica Eleonora of Sweden resigns in the year 1720.
Mar 06 Pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63 in the year 1720.
Mar 08 On this day in history georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53
Apr 03 Elia van Vilnius, [Elijahu ben Salomo Zalman], Latvian rabbi in the year 1720.
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 On this day in history sweden & Denmark signs 3rd Treaty of Stockholm
Jun 10 Mrs Clements of England markets 1st paste-style mustard on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history mrs Clements of England markets first paste-style mustard
Jul 03 Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history 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 Johann Samuel Welter, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1720.
Jul 27 The second important victory of the Russian Navy on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1720 franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer
Aug 11 On this day in history martin Gerbert, composer
Aug 12 On this day in history martin Gerbert, [von Hornau], prince-abbot/music historian
Aug 17 In the year 1720 charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)
Aug 20 Bernard de Bury, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1720 frederick Philipse III, NYC, land owner (Bronx, Westchester & Putnam)
Sep 12 In the year 1720 isaak of Hoornbeek elected Dutch pension advisor
Sep 22 On this day in history adolph Carl Kunzen, composer
Oct 03 Johann P Uz, German poet (Lyrische Poem) on this day in history.
Oct 04 Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1720 french govt proclaims strike on banknotes