Historical Events In 1703
Monday, 20 May 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 On this day in history 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 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1703 johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
Mar 24 On this day in history jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
Apr 16 In the year 1703 caffarelli, [Gaetano Majorano], Italian castra singer/duke
Apr 26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history battle at Rultusk Swedish army beats Russians
May 01 Battle at Rultusk: Swedish army beats Russians in the year 1703.
May 01 Kiva Yoshinaka, Japanese monarch, murdered on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1703 portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant
May 03 In the year 1703 eglon van de Down, still-life painter, dies
May 08 In the year 1703 gottlob Harrer, composer
May 16 Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1703 dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
May 21 On this day in history roemer Vlacq, Dutch admiral, dies in battle
May 26 In the year 1703 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 In the year 1703 gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58
Jun 17 John B Wesley, England, religion co-founder (Methodists) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1703 johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
Sep 07 On this day in history jean Monnet, composer
Sep 12 On this day in history emperor Leopold I ends contacts on Spanish heritage
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 Pieter van Wooden, Amersfoorts rebel leader, beheaded in the year 1703.
Oct 05 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US, theologian/philosopher (Original Sin)
Oct 28 On this day in history john Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (wig of W), dies