Historical Events In 1701
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Jan 01 Great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 On this day in history frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 On this day in history parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar
Jan 18 In the year 1701 frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia
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 In the year 1701 france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1701 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) on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
May 23 After being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London in the year 1701.
May 23 On this day in history 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 On this day in history william Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock
May 31 On this day in history alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible
Jun 12 In the year 1701 act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover
Jun 13 On this day in history angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 In the year 1701 nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 On this day in history william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) in the year 1701.
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 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
Sep 28 Divorce legalized in MD in the year 1701.