Historical Events In 1701
Monday, 21 October 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1701 great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1701.
Jan 04 On this day in history ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 In the year 1701 johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
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) in the year 1701.
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 Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1701.
Apr 27 In the year 1701 charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
Apr 29 Drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701 on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 In the year 1701 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 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder on this day in history.
May 23 Captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder in the year 1701.
May 23 William Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock in the year 1701.
May 31 On this day in history alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover in the year 1701.
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) in the year 1701.
Jul 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1701 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 James II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1701 germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 In the year 1701 james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
Sep 28 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD