Historical Events In 1721
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] on this day in history.
Jan 25 Czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1721 james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
Feb 13 John Reid, composer on this day in history.
Mar 09 English Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower in the year 1721.
Mar 19 In the year 1721 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
Mar 19 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized in the year 1721.
Mar 24 On this day in history johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts
Mar 27 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid on this day in history.
Apr 01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees) in the year 1721.
Apr 03 In the year 1721 robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury
Apr 03 Robert Walpole elected as Britains first Prime Minister on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1721 sir Robert Walpole enters office as the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom under King George I.
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 Roger Sherman, signer (Decl of Ind, Constitution) in the year 1721.
Apr 24 Johann Philipp Kirnberger, German composer, baptised on this day in history.
Apr 26 Smallpox vaccination 1st administrated on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1721 boston smallpox outbreak in Massachusetts Bay Colony killing 844 people
May 08 Michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII on this day in history.
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 South Carolina formally incorporated as a royal colony on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1721 jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1721 francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
Jul 25 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 13 Francis Ireland, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 Lucretia W van Winter-van Merken, Dutch poet on this day in history.
Aug 30 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War in the year 1721.
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1721 rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies