Historical Events In 1701
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Oct 09 Collegiate School of Ct (Yale U), chartered in New Haven in the year 1701.
Oct 09 The Collegiate School of Connecticut is chartered in New Haven. It was later renamed to Yale University on this day in history.
Oct 13 Andreas Anton Schmelzer, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1701.
Nov 05 Charles Gerard, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield, French-born English politician (bc. 1659) on this day in history.
Nov 08 William Penn presents Charter of Priviliges on this day in history.
Nov 27 Anders Celsius, Sweden, scientist/inventor (centigrade temp scale) on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1701 the birth of Anders Celsius, Swedish deviser of the Celsius thermometer