Historical Events In 1717
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Jan 04 Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1717 netherlands, England & France sign Triple Alliance
Jan 05 Prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles in the year 1717.
Jan 14 In the year 1717 german mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam
Jan 28 In the year 1717 mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74)
Jan 29 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 01 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 10 Pierre de La Garde, composer on this day in history.
Feb 19 David Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko) on this day in history.
Feb 24 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer in the year 1717.
Feb 26 On this day in history john Randall, composer
Mar 02 The Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England in the year 1717.
Mar 03 In the year 1717 pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
Mar 19 John Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist in the year 1717.
Mar 26 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1717 a sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy.
Mar 31 On this day in history florian Wrastill, composer
Apr 09 In the year 1717 georg Matthias Monn, composer
Apr 30 On this day in history guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer
May 13 Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I) in the year 1717.
Jun 09 Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69 in the year 1717.
Jun 19 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
Jul 21 On this day in history niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
Jul 28 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs on this day in history.
Aug 10 Nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies on this day in history.
Aug 13 Christoph Nichelsmann, German composer in the year 1717.
Aug 16 Prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history france, Russia & Prussia sign agreement
Aug 22 In the year 1717 spanish troops lands on Sardinia
Sep 24 Horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto) in the year 1717.
Nov 02 In the year 1717 johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies
Nov 16 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician