Historical Events In 1702
Friday, 16 November 2018
Sep 16 In the year 1702 emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria
Sep 17 In the year 1702 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 In the year 1702 english/Dutch troops under Marlborough occupy Roermond
Oct 12 Battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron in the year 1702.
Oct 13 Dutch/English troops occupy Luik on this day in history.
Oct 17 Walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies in the year 1702.
Oct 23 In the year 1702 -24] Battle in Bay of Vigo: Neth/Engl fleet destroy Span/French fleet
Oct 27 English troops plunder St Augustine Florida on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1702 john Benbow, English vice-admiral (Santa Marta), dies
Nov 26 In the year 1702 premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter"
Dec 14 In the year 1702 the Forty-seven Ronin, under the command of Ōishi Kuranosuke, avenge the death of their master.
Dec 22 Jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Madame d'Epinay) on this day in history.