Historical Events In 1703
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 16 Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
Jan 29 In the year 1703 carlmann Kolb, composer
Feb 04 In the year 1703 in Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death.
Mar 01 Dieudonne Raick, composer in the year 1703.
Mar 03 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 In the year 1703 jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke on this day in history.
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians in the year 1703.
May 01 In the year 1703 kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant in the year 1703.
May 03 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1703 gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne on this day in history.
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1703 samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 St Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1703 gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58
Jun 17 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) on this day in history.
Jul 31 Daniel Defoe is placed in a pillory for the crime of seditious libel after publishing a politically satirical pamphlet, but is pelted with flowers on this day in history.
Aug 21 Turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1703 johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1703 emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
Sep 20 In the year 1703 archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52
Sep 23 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1703 pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 In the year 1703 jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 On this day in history john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies