Historical Events In 1703
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1703 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1703 jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 In the year 1703 caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 In the year 1703 georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 On this day in history kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant in the year 1703.
May 03 On this day in history eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies
May 08 On this day in history gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 On this day in history dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 In the year 1703 roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle
May 26 Samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
May 27 St Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great in the year 1703.
Jun 15 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1703 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 in the year 1703.
Aug 21 In the year 1703 turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II
Sep 03 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal in the year 1703.
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage in the year 1703.
Sep 20 In the year 1703 archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52
Sep 23 In the year 1703 jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded in the year 1703.
Oct 05 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 In the year 1703 john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies