Historical Events For 1721
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] in the year 1721.
Jan 25 Czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy in the year 1721.
Feb 05 In the year 1721 james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
Feb 13 In the year 1721 john Reid, composer
Mar 09 On this day in history english Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower
Mar 19 In the year 1721 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
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 In the year 1721 france & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid
Apr 01 In the year 1721 pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees)
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 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 In the year 1721 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Apr 24 Johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised in the year 1721.
Apr 26 Smallpox vaccination 1st administrated in the year 1721.
May 08 Michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII on this day in history.
May 25 John Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent in the year 1721.
May 25 John Copson becomes America's first insurance agent on this day in history.
May 29 South Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony in the year 1721.
Jun 13 In the year 1721 england signs Treaty of Madrid
Jun 26 In the year 1721 dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America
Jun 28 The birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer on this day in history.
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 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1721 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 on this day in history.
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1721 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies