Historical Events In 1703
Monday, 16 September 2019
Jan 11 In the year 1703 columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1703.
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer in the year 1703.
Jan 29 In the year 1703 carlmann Kolb, composer
Feb 04 In Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death on this day in history.
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 In the year 1703 jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 On this day in history caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
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 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 On this day in history portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant
May 03 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies in the year 1703.
May 08 In the year 1703 gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies in the year 1703.
May 18 On this day in history dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 Roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle in the year 1703.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1703.
Aug 21 On this day in history turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II
Sep 03 In the year 1703 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 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer on this day in history.
Oct 03 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded on this day in history.
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