Historical Events In 1721
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Jan 07 In the year 1721 rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Jan 25 On this day in history czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy
Feb 05 In the year 1721 james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
Feb 13 John Reid, composer in the year 1721.
Mar 09 On this day in history english Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1721 tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized
Mar 24 Johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts on this day in history.
Mar 27 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid on this day in history.
Apr 01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees) on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1721 robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury
Apr 03 Robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
Apr 13 In the year 1721 john Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation
Apr 14 On this day in history william August duke of Cumberland, English army leader
Apr 19 On this day in history roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Apr 24 On this day in history johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised
Apr 26 On this day in history smallpox vaccination 1st administrated
May 08 On this day in history michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII
May 25 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent
May 25 John Copson becomes America's first insurance agent in the year 1721.
May 29 South Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony in the year 1721.
Jun 13 On this day in history england signs Treaty of Madrid
Jun 26 In the year 1721 dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America
Jun 28 On this day in history the birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies in the year 1721.
Jul 22 Francois-Joseph Krafft, composer on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 13 Francis Ireland, composer in the year 1721.
Aug 21 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet on this day in history.
Aug 30 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War in the year 1721.
Sep 07 On this day in history bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 11 In the year 1721 rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.