Historical Events In 1700
Thursday, 05 August 2021
Jan 01 Protestant West-Europe (except England) begin using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 01 Russia replaces Byzantine with Julian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar
Jan 22 In the year 1700 jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
Jan 26 The magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records on this day in history.
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 Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) in the year 1700.
Feb 07 In the year 1700 philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
Feb 09 The birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician in the year 1700.
Feb 12 On this day in history 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 Pacific island of New Britain discovered on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1700 today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar.
Mar 07 William Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation in the year 1700.
Mar 10 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history james Kent, composer
Mar 22 Giuseppe Sellitto, composer on this day in history.
Mar 25 England, France & Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty on this day in history.
Apr 19 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer in the year 1700.
May 01 John Dryden, English poet/playwright (Rival Ladies), dies in the year 1700.
May 07 On this day in history gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist
May 07 On this day in history william Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation
May 12 In the year 1700 luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect
May 26 In the year 1700 nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist
Jun 04 In the year 1700 theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor
Jun 17 On this day in history mass orders priest to leave the colony
Jun 30 In the year 1700 gelderland goes on Gregorian calendar (tomorrow is 12/7/1700)
Jul 02 On this day in history lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77
Jul 12 Gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700 on this day in history.
Jul 13 Russian-Turkish peace in the year 1700.
Jul 15 Johann Christoph Richter, composer on this day in history.
Jul 19 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1700.