Historical Events In 1700
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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 On this day in history russia replaces Byzantines with Julian calendar
Jan 22 On this day in history jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
Jan 26 On this day in history the magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records.
Jan 26 In the year 1700 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 Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) in the year 1700.
Feb 07 Philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen) on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1700 the birth of Daniel Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician
Feb 12 The Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe in the year 1700.
Feb 19 On this day in history last day of Julian calendar in Denmark
Feb 19 Last day of the Julian calendar in Denmark in the year 1700.
Feb 23 In the year 1700 wilhelmus Schortinghuis, Dutch theologist (Profound Christianity)
Feb 27 In the year 1700 pacific island of New Britain discovered
Feb 28 Today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar on this day in history.
Mar 07 William Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation on this day in history.
Mar 10 Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1700.
Mar 13 James Kent, composer on this day in history.
Mar 22 Giuseppe Sellitto, composer on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1700 england, France & Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty
Apr 19 Georg Abraham Schneider, composer in the year 1700.
May 01 John Dryden, English poet/playwright (Rival Ladies), dies on this day in history.
May 07 Gerard van Swieten, Dutch botanist in the year 1700.
May 07 On this day in history william Penn began monthly meetings for Blacks advocating emancipation
May 12 Luigi Vanvitelli, Italian architect on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history nikolaus L earl von Zinzendorf und Pottendorf, German evangelist
Jun 04 In the year 1700 theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor
Jun 17 Mass orders priest to leave the colony in the year 1700.
Jun 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1700 johann Christoph Richter, composer
Jul 19 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.