Historical Events In 1702
Monday, 02 August 2021
Sep 06 In the year 1702 heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer
Sep 16 Emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria in the year 1702.
Sep 17 On this day in history olof Rudbeck, composer, dies at 71
Sep 22 Hoessein Koprulu, Turkish great vizer (peace of Karlowitz), dies in the year 1702.
Sep 28 Robert Spencer 2nd earl of Sunderland, Engl PM (1687-88), dies at 61 in the year 1702.
Oct 07 English/Dutch troops under Marlborough occupy Roermond in the year 1702.
Oct 12 In the year 1702 battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron
Oct 13 On this day in history dutch/English troops occupy Luik
Oct 17 Walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies in the year 1702.
Oct 23 On this day in history -24] Battle in Bay of Vigo: Neth/Engl fleet destroy Span/French fleet
Oct 27 In the year 1702 english troops plunder St Augustine Florida
Nov 04 John Benbow, English vice-admiral (Santa Marta), dies in the year 1702.
Nov 26 Premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter" on this day in history.
Dec 14 The Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of Ōishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master in the year 1702.
Dec 22 Jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay) on this day in history.