Events in year of 1713

  • 01-30England and Netherlands sign 2nd anti-French boundary treaty
  • 02-18French invade under Jacques Cassard on Curacao
  • 02-27French troops bomb Willemstad Curacao
  • 03-27Spain losses Menorca and Gibraltar
  • 04-11Peace of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces to Britain - English, Prussian, Savoois, Portuguese and French peace treaty
  • 04-12Dutch State-General signs peace with France: Netherlands loses Orange Princedom
  • 04-19Emperor Karel VI ends Pragmatic Sanctions
  • 07-27Russia and Turkey sign peace treaty
  • 08-13King Frederik Willem declares war on Brandenburg-Prussia
  • 09-08Pope Clemens XI publishes degree "Unigenitus" against Jansenism

People born in year of 1713

  • 02-13Domingo Miguel Bernaube Terradellas: Composer
  • 03-10Christian Friedrich Schale: Composer
  • 03-10Raphael Weiss: Composer
  • 03-15Nicolas Louis de Lacaille: Astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
  • 03-21Francis Lewis: Signer (Declaration of Independence)
  • 03-25Jean-Baptiste Canavas: Composer
  • 04-02Onno Zwier van Haren: Frisian poet (Fatherland)
  • 04-13Pierre de Jelyotte: Composer
  • 04-21Louis Duke de Noailles: Marshal of France
  • 05-25John Stuart: 3rd Earl of Bute, English Premier (1760-63)
  • 09-18Jean Allamand: French theologist / natural philosopher
  • 10-03Antoine Dauvergne: Composer
  • 10-23Peter Burmannus Secundus [Pieter Burman]: Dutch classicist
  • 11-24Junipero Serra: California, United States
  • 11-24Laurence Sterne: Ireland -- Novelist / satirist (Tristram Shandy)

People died in year of 1713

  • 01-20Pavao Vitezovic: Croatian historian
  • 02-15Anthony Ashley Cooper: 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer
  • 02-25Frederik I: King of Prussia (1701-13), dies at 55
  • 03-26Pal Esterhazy: Composer, dies at 77
  • 06-01Johan Runius: Swedish Poet (Dudaim), dies at 34
  • 09-09Giovanni A di Bartlommeo Viscardi: Swiss architect
  • 09-11John Foot: Lawyer, dies at 65
  • 10-04Valentin Molitor: Composer, dies at 76
  • 11-20Thomas Tompion: English clock maker (cylinder tunnel)

Events in year of 1714

  • 01-07Typewriter patented by Englishman Henry Mill (built years later)
  • 01-19Richard Steele publishes "Crisis, " defending Hanoverian success
  • 03-06Peace of Rastatt - French Emperor Charles VI of Habsburg
  • 06-12Prussia and Russia sign secret treaty
  • 06-26Spain and Netherlands sign peace / trade agreement
  • 07-14Battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet
  • 07-27English Queen Anne fires Premier Robert Haley
  • 08-01Monarch Georg Ludwig becomes King George I of England
  • 09-07Treaty of Baden: Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI and France, ends War of Spanish Succession, French retain Alsace, Austria gets bank of Rhine
  • 09-11French and Spanish troops under Duke of Berwick occupy Barcelona
  • 10-07People riot due to beer tax in Alkmaar Neth
  • 10-20Georg Ludwig of Hannover crowned as King George I
  • 10-31Georg Ludwig van Hannover crowned as English King George I
  • 11-11A highway in Bronx is laid out, later renamed East 233rd Street
  • 11-22King Karel XII leaves Turkish captivity to return to Sweden

People born in year of 1714

  • 01-01Kristijonas Donelaitis: Lutheran pastor, Lithuanian poet (The Seas)
  • 01-26Jean B Pigalle: French sculptor (Child with Bird Cage)
  • 01-28Jean-Baptiste Pigalle: French sculptor (Child with Pigeon)
  • 02-02Gottfried August Homilius: Composer
  • 03-08Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: German composer, Son of JS Bach
  • 03-24Carlo Giovanni Testori: Composer
  • 06-17Cesar F Cassini de Thury: French astronomer (geodesic labor)
  • 07-02Christoph W Ritter von Gluck: Austria -- Composer (Il there pastore)
  • 08-01Richard Wilson: Welsh landscape painter
  • 08-14Claude-Joseph Vernet: French painter
  • 09-17Gottlieb W Rabener: German author (Vom Misbrauch of the Satire)
  • 09-25Jean-Benoit Leclair: Composer
  • 09-29Peter A van de Parra: Governor-General of the Netherlands Indies (1761-75)
  • 12-23Johann Siebenkas: Composer

People died in year of 1714

  • 03-27Anton Ulrich: German Duke of Brunswick / poet, dies at 80
  • 04-04Karel: Duke of Berry / French heir to the throne
  • 04-17Philipp Heinrich Erlebach: Composer, dies at 56
  • 06-28Cornelis Chastelein: Colonial director, dies at 56
  • 06-28Daniel van Papenbroeck: Flemish Jesuit / historian, dies at 86
  • 08-01Anne Stuart: Queen of England (1702-14), dies at about 49