Historical Events For 1721
Friday, 24 February 2017
Jan 07 On this day in history rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Jan 25 Czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1721 james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
Feb 13 On this day in history john Reid, composer
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 in the year 1721.
Mar 19 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts
Mar 27 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid in the year 1721.
Apr 01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees) on this day in history.
Apr 03 Robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1721 robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister
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 John Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1721 william August duke of Cumberland, English army leader
Apr 19 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised
Apr 26 Smallpox vaccination 1st administrated in the year 1721.
May 08 On this day in history michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII
May 25 In the year 1721 john Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent
May 25 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's first insurance agent
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 Dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America on this day in history.
Jun 28 The birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer in the year 1721.
Jul 18 On this day in history jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1721 francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
Jul 25 In the year 1721 geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 13 On this day in history francis Ireland, composer
Aug 21 In the year 1721 lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet
Aug 30 In the year 1721 russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies in the year 1721.
Sep 11 On this day in history rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.