Historical Events In 1703
Thursday, 21 March 2019
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 16 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 In the year 1703 joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer in the year 1703.
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 In the year 1703 dieudonne Raick, composer
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 In the year 1703 georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 Kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered in the year 1703.
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant on this day in history.
May 03 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies in the year 1703.
May 08 On this day in history gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II
Sep 03 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal in the year 1703.
Sep 07 In the year 1703 jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 In the year 1703 emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
Sep 20 On this day in history archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52
Sep 23 In the year 1703 jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 On this day in history pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 In the year 1703 jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies in the year 1703.