Historical Events In 1700
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history protestant West-Europe (except England) begin using Gregorian calendar
Jan 01 In the year 1700 russia replaces Byzantine with Julian calendar
Jan 01 Russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar in the year 1700.
Jan 22 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1700 the magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records.
Jan 26 On this day in history 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.
Jan 29 In the year 1700 daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
Feb 07 In the year 1700 philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
Feb 09 The birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician on this day in history.
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 In the year 1700 pacific island of New Britain discovered
Feb 28 In the year 1700 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 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 Gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist on this day in history.
May 07 William Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation in the year 1700.
May 12 Luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect in the year 1700.
May 26 Nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist in the year 1700.
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 In the year 1700 lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77
Jul 12 In the year 1700 gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700
Jul 13 Russian-Turkish peace on this day in history.
Jul 15 Johann Christoph Richter, composer on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1700 hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62