Historical Events In 1702
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Sep 06 On this day in history heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer
Sep 16 On this day in history emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria
Sep 17 Olof Rudbeck, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1702.
Sep 22 Hoessein Koprulu, Turkish great vizer (peace of Karlowitz), dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 Robert Spencer 2nd earl of Sunderland, Engl PM (1687-88), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history english/Dutch troops under Marlborough occupy Roermond
Oct 12 In the year 1702 battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron
Oct 13 Dutch/English troops occupy Luik in the year 1702.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 27 On this day in history english troops plunder St Augustine Florida
Nov 04 John Benbow, English vice-admiral (Santa Marta), dies in the year 1702.
Nov 26 On this day in history premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter"
Dec 14 The Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of Ōishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master in the year 1702.
Dec 22 On this day in history jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)