Historical Events In 1701
Tuesday, 21 May 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 In the year 1701 johann Caspar Simon, composer
Jan 12 In the year 1701 frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1701 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 On this day in history adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
Mar 09 In the year 1701 france, Cologne & Bavaria sign alliance
Mar 10 On this day in history johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
Mar 27 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, count of Tourville/Fr admiral, dies at 58 in the year 1701.
Mar 28 Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1701 joseph Haines, entertainer and author
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia in the year 1701.
Apr 29 Drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701 on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701)
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 In the year 1701 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) in the year 1701.
Jul 06 William Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 15 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on this day in history.
Jul 24 Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac found trading post at Ft Pontchartrain, which later becomes the city of Detroit in the year 1701.
Jul 24 French make first landing at site of Detroit on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 On this day in history germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
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 in the year 1701.