Historical Events In 1717
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jan 04 In the year 1717 antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer
Jan 04 On this day in history netherlands, England & France sign Triple Alliance
Jan 05 On this day in history prussian King Frederik Willem I buys conscript for nobles
Jan 14 German mob leader "Sjako" sentenced to death in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jan 28 Mustapha III, Sultan of Turkey (1757-74) on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal
Feb 01 In the year 1717 henri d'Aguesseau's 1st appointment as chancellor of France
Feb 01 Henri d'Aguesseau's first appointment as chancellor of France on this day in history.
Feb 10 Pierre de La Garde, composer on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1717 david Garrick, actor/producer/writer (Aboan-Oroonoko)
Feb 24 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer in the year 1717.
Feb 26 John Randall, composer on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1717 the Loves of Mars and Venus becomes the first ballet performed in England.
Mar 03 On this day in history pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
Mar 19 On this day in history john Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist
Mar 26 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1717 a sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, provoked the Bangorian Controversy.
Mar 31 On this day in history florian Wrastill, composer
Apr 09 On this day in history georg Matthias Monn, composer
Apr 30 On this day in history guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer
May 13 Maria Theresa, Empress of Austria (Wife of emperor Franz I) on this day in history.
Jun 09 Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Mothe-Guyon, French mystic, dies at 69 in the year 1717.
Jun 19 In the year 1717 johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer
Jun 24 In the year 1717 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
Jul 21 In the year 1717 niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
Jul 28 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1717 nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies
Aug 13 In the year 1717 christoph Nichelsmann, German composer
Aug 16 In the year 1717 prince Eugenius of Savoye occupies Belgrade
Aug 17 In the year 1717 france, Russia & Prussia sign agreement
Aug 22 Spanish troops lands on Sardinia in the year 1717.
Sep 24 On this day in history horace Walpole, England, British horror writer (Castle of Otranto)
Nov 02 On this day in history johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies
Nov 16 Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert, French philosopher/mathematician in the year 1717.