Historical Events In 1721
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] in the year 1721.
Jan 25 On this day in history czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy
Feb 05 On this day in history james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
Feb 13 John Reid, composer on this day in history.
Mar 09 English Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower in the year 1721.
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 in the year 1721.
Mar 19 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized in the year 1721.
Mar 24 Johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts in the year 1721.
Mar 27 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid in the year 1721.
Apr 01 On this day in history pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees)
Apr 03 Robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury on this day in history.
Apr 03 Robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1721 sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
Apr 13 In the year 1721 john Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation
Apr 14 William August duke of Cumberland, English army leader in the year 1721.
Apr 19 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1721 johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised
Apr 26 In the year 1721 smallpox vaccination 1st administrated
May 01 Boston smallpox outbreak in Massachusetts Bay Colony killing 844 people in the year 1721.
May 08 In the year 1721 michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII
May 25 John Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent in the year 1721.
May 25 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's first insurance agent
May 29 On this day in history south Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony
Jun 13 England signs Treaty of Madrid on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America
Jun 28 The birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer in the year 1721.
Jul 18 On this day in history jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 22 Francois-Joseph Krafft, composer in the year 1721.
Jul 25 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 13 In the year 1721 francis Ireland, composer
Aug 21 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies on this day in history.
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies on this day in history.