Historical Events For 1721
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1721 czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Feb 13 John Reid, composer on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1721 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 On this day in history tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized
Mar 24 Johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts in the year 1721.
Mar 27 In the year 1721 france & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid
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 in the year 1721.
Apr 03 On this day in history robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister
Apr 04 Sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I in the year 1721.
Apr 13 In the year 1721 john Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation
Apr 14 William August duke of Cumberland, English army leader in the year 1721.
Apr 19 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) in the year 1721.
Apr 24 Johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1721 smallpox vaccination 1st administrated
May 08 Michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII in the year 1721.
May 25 John Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent on this day in history.
May 25 John Copson becomes America's first insurance agent in the year 1721.
May 29 In the year 1721 south Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony
Jun 13 In the year 1721 england signs Treaty of Madrid
Jun 26 Dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history the birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
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 In the year 1721 russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
Sep 07 In the year 1721 bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies on this day in history.
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.