Historical Events In 1721
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Jan 07 On this day in history rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Jan 25 On this day in history czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 in the year 1721.
Feb 13 John Reid, composer on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1721 english Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Mar 19 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized in the year 1721.
Mar 24 Johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1721 france & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid
Apr 01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees) in the year 1721.
Apr 03 On this day in history robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury
Apr 03 On this day in history robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister
Apr 04 Sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1721 john Hanson, Maryland, 1st US Pres under Articles of Confederation
Apr 14 William August duke of Cumberland, English army leader on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1721 roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Apr 24 On this day in history johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised
Apr 26 In the year 1721 smallpox vaccination 1st administrated
May 08 On this day in history michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII
May 25 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent
May 25 John Copson becomes America's first insurance agent on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1721 south Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony
Jun 13 England signs Treaty of Madrid in the year 1721.
Jun 26 Dr Zabdiel Boylston gives 1st smallpox inoculations in America on this day in history.
Jun 28 The birth of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer in the year 1721.
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies in the year 1721.
Jul 22 In the year 1721 francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 13 Francis Ireland, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet in the year 1721.
Aug 30 In the year 1721 russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies in the year 1721.
Sep 11 On this day in history rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 On this day in history matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies