Historical Events In 1721
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1721 czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 in the year 1721.
Feb 13 John Reid, composer on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1721 english Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 in the year 1721.
Mar 19 In the year 1721 tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized
Mar 24 Johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts in the year 1721.
Mar 27 In the year 1721 france & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid
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 in the year 1721.
Apr 03 On this day in history robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister
Apr 04 Sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I in the year 1721.
Apr 13 On this day in history john Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation
Apr 14 On this day in history william August duke of Cumberland, English army leader
Apr 19 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) in the year 1721.
Apr 24 On this day in history johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised
Apr 26 Smallpox vaccination 1st administrated on this day in history.
May 08 Michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII in the year 1721.
May 25 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent
May 25 John Copson becomes America's first insurance agent in the year 1721.
May 29 South Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony on this day in history.
Jun 13 On this day in history england signs Treaty of Madrid
Jun 26 In the year 1721 dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America
Jun 28 The birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer on this day in history.
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies in the year 1721.
Jul 22 Francois-Joseph Krafft, composer on this day in history.
Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 in the year 1721.
Aug 13 Francis Ireland, composer in the year 1721.
Aug 21 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet in the year 1721.
Aug 30 In the year 1721 russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
Sep 07 On this day in history bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 11 In the year 1721 rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 On this day in history matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies