Historical Events In 1701
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Jan 01 On this day in history great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 04 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 in the year 1701.
Jan 10 In the year 1701 johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1701 frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia
Jan 27 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop) on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 On this day in history france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
Mar 10 On this day in history johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
Mar 27 In the year 1701 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58
Mar 28 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on this day in history.
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia in the year 1701.
Apr 29 Drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701 in the year 1701.
May 12 In the year 1701 drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 On this day in history the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
May 23 In the year 1701 after being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London.
May 23 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1701 captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder
May 23 William Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock in the year 1701.
May 31 Alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible on this day in history.
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover on this day in history.
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 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
Jul 24 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit in the year 1701.
Jul 24 In the year 1701 french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 James II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant in the year 1701.
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 In the year 1701 divorce legalized in MD