Historical Events In 1717
Monday, 26 October 2020
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 In the year 1717 prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles
Jan 14 German mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam in the year 1717.
Jan 28 In the year 1717 mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74)
Jan 29 On this day in history jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal
Feb 01 On this day in history henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 10 In the year 1717 pierre de La Garde, composer
Feb 19 On this day in history david Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko)
Feb 24 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer in the year 1717.
Feb 26 John Randall, composer on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history the Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England.
Mar 03 Pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75 in the year 1717.
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 A sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy in the year 1717.
Mar 31 On this day in history florian Wrastill, composer
Apr 09 Georg Matthias Monn, composer in the year 1717.
Apr 30 Guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1717 maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I)
Jun 09 In the year 1717 jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69
Jun 19 On this day in history johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer
Jun 24 In the year 1717 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
Jul 21 In the year 1717 niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
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 In the year 1717 christoph Nichelsmann, German composer
Aug 16 Prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade in the year 1717.
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 On this day in history horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto)
Nov 02 Johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies in the year 1717.
Nov 16 Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician in the year 1717.