Historical Events In 1703
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Jan 11 Columban Praelisauer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1703 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
Jan 20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer in the year 1703.
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 in the year 1703.
Mar 01 Dieudonne Raick, composer on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 Jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1703 caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1703.
May 01 Battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians
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 in the year 1703.
May 08 In the year 1703 gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies
May 18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne in the year 1703.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1703 john B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists)
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 On this day in history turkish army removes sultan Mustafa II
Sep 03 On this day in history johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 Jean Monnet, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 Emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage on this day in history.
Sep 20 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history jean-Marie Leclair, composer
Oct 03 In the year 1703 pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded
Oct 05 Jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin) in the year 1703.
Oct 28 On this day in history john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies