Historical Events In 1701
Monday, 22 July 2019
Jan 01 Great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1701 pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 On this day in history ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar
Jan 18 Frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1701 johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
Feb 15 In the year 1701 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance in the year 1701.
Mar 10 Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1701.
Mar 27 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 in the year 1701.
Mar 28 In the year 1701 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 In the year 1701 joseph Haines, entertainer and author
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
Apr 29 Drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701 in the year 1701.
May 12 Drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701) on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1701 the War of the Spanish Succession begins.
May 23 After being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London in the year 1701.
May 23 On this day in history captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder
May 23 In the year 1701 captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder
May 23 William Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock in the year 1701.
May 31 Alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible in the year 1701.
Jun 12 In the year 1701 act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover
Jun 13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer in the year 1701.
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
Jul 06 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
Jul 24 In the year 1701 antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit
Jul 24 In the year 1701 french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 On this day in history james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1701 james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
Sep 28 Divorce legalized in MD on this day in history.