Historical Events In 1701
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Jan 01 On this day in history great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1701.
Jan 04 On this day in history ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
Jan 10 In the year 1701 johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1701.
Jan 12 In the year 1701 parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar
Jan 18 On this day in history frederik I/Sophie Charlotte van Hanover crowned king/queen of Prussia
Jan 27 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop) in the year 1701.
Feb 15 In the year 1701 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 France, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance on this day in history.
Mar 10 Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Mar 27 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 in the year 1701.
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 In the year 1701 charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia
Apr 29 In the year 1701 drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 On this day in history drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
May 15 On this day in history 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 Captain William Kidd is hanged in Londo after being convicted of piracy and murder in the year 1701.
May 23 William Kidd, Scottish pirate, hanged at London's Execution Dock in the year 1701.
May 31 In the year 1701 alexander Cruden, compiler of a concordance to King James Bible
Jun 12 Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1701 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
Jun 22 In the year 1701 nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged in the year 1701.
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 French make first landing at site of Detroit in the year 1701.
Sep 06 James II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
Sep 16 James Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD