Historical Events In 1702
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Sep 16 In the year 1702 emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria
Sep 17 Olof Rudbeck, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 22 Hoessein Koprulu, Turkish great vizer (peace of Karlowitz), dies in the year 1702.
Sep 28 In the year 1702 robert Spencer 2nd earl of Sunderland, Engl PM (1687-88), dies at 61
Oct 07 English/Dutch troops under Marlborough occupy Roermond on this day in history.
Oct 12 Battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron on this day in history.
Oct 13 Dutch/English troops occupy Luik on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies
Oct 23 -24] Battle in Bay of Vigo: Neth/Engl fleet destroy Span/French fleet in the year 1702.
Oct 27 In the year 1702 english troops plunder St Augustine Florida
Nov 04 John Benbow, English vice-admiral (Santa Marta), dies on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)