Historical Events In 1703
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Jan 11 On this day in history columban Praelisauer, composer
Jan 16 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 In the year 1703 joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
Jan 29 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
Feb 04 In Edo (now Tokyo), 46 of the Forty-Seven Ronin commit seppuku (ritual suicide) as recompense for avenging their master's death on this day in history.
Mar 01 Dieudonne Raick, composer in the year 1703.
Mar 03 In the year 1703 robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
Mar 20 On this day in history johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 In the year 1703 jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 Caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke on this day in history.
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1703.
May 01 In the year 1703 battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians in the year 1703.
May 01 In the year 1703 kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered
May 02 Portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant on this day in history.
May 03 Eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies on this day in history.
May 08 Gottlob Harrer, composer in the year 1703.
May 16 In the year 1703 charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1703 roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle
May 26 On this day in history samuel Pepys, English marine expert (Diary)/composer, dies at 70
May 27 In the year 1703 st Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Peter the Great
Jun 15 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 in the year 1703.
Jun 17 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1703 daniel Defoe is placed in a pillory for the crime of seditious libel after publishing a politically satirical pamphlet, but is pelted with flowers.
Aug 21 Turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II on this day in history.
Sep 03 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal in the year 1703.
Sep 07 On this day in history jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1703 archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52
Sep 23 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer in the year 1703.
Oct 03 On this day in history pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 In the year 1703 jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies on this day in history.