Historical Events In 1701
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Jan 01 Great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom in the year 1701.
Jan 01 In the year 1701 pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
Jan 04 In the year 1701 ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, composer in the year 1701.
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
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 In the year 1701 france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
Mar 10 In the year 1701 johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
Mar 27 In the year 1701 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58
Mar 28 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
Apr 04 Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on this day in history.
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1701 drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 In the year 1701 drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 The War of the Spanish Succession begins on this day in history.
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 On this day in history captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder
May 23 On this day in history william Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock
May 31 Alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible in the year 1701.
Jun 12 On this day in history act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover
Jun 13 On this day in history angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 Nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle) on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1701 william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 In the year 1701 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 On this day in history french make first landing at site of Detroit
Sep 06 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant in the year 1701.
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.