Historical Events In 1701
Monday, 24 June 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 in the year 1701.
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
Jan 18 Frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1701 johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
Feb 15 In the year 1701 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance in the year 1701.
Mar 10 On this day in history johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
Mar 27 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 in the year 1701.
Mar 28 Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author in the year 1701.
Apr 27 On this day in history charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
Apr 29 In the year 1701 drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 Drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701) in the year 1701.
May 15 The War of the Spanish Succession begins in the year 1701.
May 23 On this day in history after being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London.
May 23 In the year 1701 captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder
May 23 On this day in history captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder
May 23 In the year 1701 william Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock
May 31 Alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible in the year 1701.
Jun 12 On this day in history act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1701 william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 In the year 1701 pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
Jul 24 On this day in history antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit
Jul 24 In the year 1701 french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 On this day in history james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 On this day in history germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 James Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland in the year 1701.
Sep 28 Divorce legalized in MD in the year 1701.