Historical Events In 1702
Sunday, 22 September 2019
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 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 Battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history dutch/English troops occupy Luik
Oct 17 Walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1702 -24] Battle in Bay of Vigo: Neth/Engl fleet destroy Span/French fleet
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 Premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter" on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history the Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of Ōishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master.
Dec 22 On this day in history jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay)