Historical Events In 1700
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Jan 01 Protestant West-Europe (except England) begin using Gregorian calendar in the year 1700.
Jan 01 In the year 1700 russia replaces Byzantine with Julian calendar
Jan 01 Russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 22 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39 in the year 1700.
Jan 26 The magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records in the year 1700.
Jan 26 This great earthquake occurred about 9 pm on the Cascadia Fault, the boundary between the North American and Juan de Fuca plates. This was almost 100 years before the first European explorers made contact with native peoples on the west coast. This was one of the world's great earthquakes with a magnitude estimated at 9 in the year 1700.
Jan 29 On this day in history daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
Feb 07 On this day in history philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
Feb 09 The birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1700 the Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe.
Feb 19 In the year 1700 last day of Julian calendar in Denmark
Feb 19 Last day of the Julian calendar in Denmark on this day in history.
Feb 23 Wilhelmus Schortinghuis, Dutch theologist (Profound Christianity) on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history pacific island of New Britain discovered
Feb 28 On this day in history today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar.
Mar 07 In the year 1700 william Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation
Mar 10 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1700.
Mar 13 In the year 1700 james Kent, composer
Mar 22 On this day in history giuseppe Sellitto, composer
Mar 25 In the year 1700 england, France & Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty
Apr 19 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1700 john Dryden, English poet/playwright (Rival Ladies), dies
May 07 Gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist in the year 1700.
May 07 William Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect
May 26 On this day in history nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist
Jun 04 Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor in the year 1700.
Jun 17 On this day in history mass orders priest to leave the colony
Jun 30 Gelderland goes on Gregorian calendar (tomorrow is 12/7/1700) in the year 1700.
Jul 02 On this day in history lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77
Jul 12 On this day in history gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700
Jul 13 In the year 1700 russian-Turkish peace
Jul 15 In the year 1700 johann Christoph Richter, composer
Jul 19 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.