Historical Events In 1703
Sunday, 03 July 2022
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 16 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1703 carlmann Kolb, composer
Feb 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
Mar 20 Johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke in the year 1703.
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered in the year 1703.
May 02 In the year 1703 portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant
May 03 In the year 1703 eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies
May 08 Gottlob Harrer, composer in the year 1703.
May 16 On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 In the year 1703 dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 In the year 1703 st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 In the year 1703 gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58
Jun 17 On this day in history john B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists)
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 On this day in history johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 In the year 1703 jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 On this day in history emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
Sep 20 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded in the year 1703.
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