Historical Events In 1717
Sunday, 26 January 2020
Jan 04 On this day in history antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer
Jan 04 In the year 1717 netherlands, England & France sign Triple Alliance
Jan 05 On this day in history prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles
Jan 14 German mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jan 28 Mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74) in the year 1717.
Jan 29 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal in the year 1717.
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 01 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France in the year 1717.
Feb 10 In the year 1717 pierre de La Garde, composer
Feb 19 In the year 1717 david Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko)
Feb 24 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer on this day in history.
Feb 26 John Randall, composer on this day in history.
Mar 02 The Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
Mar 19 John Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist on this day in history.
Mar 26 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history a sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy.
Mar 31 In the year 1717 florian Wrastill, composer
Apr 09 In the year 1717 georg Matthias Monn, composer
Apr 30 In the year 1717 guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer
May 13 Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I) in the year 1717.
Jun 09 On this day in history jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69
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 Niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies on this day in history.
Jul 28 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs in the year 1717.
Aug 10 Nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies in the year 1717.
Aug 13 Christoph Nichelsmann, German composer in the year 1717.
Aug 16 On this day in history prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade
Aug 17 In the year 1717 france, Russia & Prussia sign agreement
Aug 22 On this day in history spanish troops lands on Sardinia
Sep 24 In the year 1717 horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto)
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