Historical Events For 1723
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Jan 01 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 Handel's opera "Ottone" premieres, London on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history georg Friedrich Händel's opera "Ottone," premieres in London
Jan 23 On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel's opera "Ottone," premieres in London
Jan 27 In the year 1723 johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet
Feb 02 In the year 1723 antonio M Valsalva, Italian anatomist, dies at 66
Feb 05 In the year 1723 john Witherspoon, clergyman/signed Declaration of Independence
Feb 17 Tobias Mayer, "method of lunars" for longitude determination in the year 1723.
Feb 25 Christopher Wren, England, astronomer/architect, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Mar 15 Johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27 in the year 1723.
Mar 25 In the year 1723 kaat Mussel, [Catharina Mulder], Dutch demonstrater
Mar 31 Frederik V, King of Denmark/Norway (1746-66) in the year 1723.
Apr 05 On this day in history j Fischer von Erlach, Austrian architect (Hofburg, Vienna), dies at 66
Apr 10 On this day in history claude F Tserclaes, South Neth earl of Tilly, dies at 74
Apr 14 John Wainwright, composer in the year 1723.
Apr 23 In the year 1723 cornelis Steenoven elected archbishop of Utrecht
Apr 25 On this day in history giovanni Marco Rutini, composer
Jun 05 On this day in history adam Smith, Kirkcaldy Scot, economist (Wealth of Nations) (baptized)
Jun 11 J G Palitzsch, 1st saw Halley's comet on return, Prolitz in the year 1723.
Jun 18 In the year 1723 giuseppe Scarlotti, composer
Jun 20 In the year 1723 adam Ferguson, Scottish sociologist/historian
Jun 26 After a lasting siege and bombardment by cannons, Baku surrenders to the Russians in the year 1723.
Jun 30 Christian Ernst Graf, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 Pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/historian/literary on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history willem van de Pose, gov of Cape Colony (1699-1797), dies at about 59
Jul 10 William Blackstone, England, jurist (Blackstone's Commentaries) in the year 1723.
Jul 16 In the year 1723 joshua Reynolds, England, portrait painter (Simplicity)
Jul 28 On this day in history mariana Alcoforado, nun (schreef no Lettres Portuguese), dies at 63
Jul 29 On this day in history christleib Siegmund Binder, composer
Aug 02 On this day in history nicolas de Pigage, French classical architect
Aug 21 On this day in history dimitrie Cantemir, philosopher/monarch of Moldova 1710-11, dies at 49
Aug 23 On this day in history antoine Mouque, composer, dies at 64
Aug 26 Thonis van Leeuwenhoek, biologist/inventor (microscope), dies at 90 in the year 1723.
Oct 16 Johann Andreas Joseph Giulini, composer on this day in history.