Historical Events In 1701
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1701 great Britain & Ireland union is in effect, creating United Kingdom
Jan 01 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 On this day in history 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 in the year 1701.
Mar 10 In the year 1701 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 in the year 1701.
Apr 04 On this day in history joseph Haines, entertainer and author
Apr 27 Charles Emanuel I, King of Sardinia on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history drenthe Neth adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
May 12 Drenthe adopts Gregorian calendar (yesterday is 4/29/1701) on this day in history.
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 Captain Kidd hung in London after conviction of piracy & murder on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history nikolaj Eigtved, Danish architect (Christiansborg Castle)
Jul 06 In the year 1701 william Kidd, English/US buccaneer, hanged
Jul 15 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) in the year 1701.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1701 james II [Stuart], king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
Sep 07 In the year 1701 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 in the year 1701.
Sep 28 On this day in history divorce legalized in MD