1706 in History – What happened in year 1706

In history, year 1706 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1706.

Know what happened in 1706:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
23 MayWar of the Spanish Succession-Led by the Duke of Marlborough,the allied forces of England, the Dutch Republic, and Denmark defeatedthe Franco-Bavarian army in Ramillies, present-day Belgium.
23 MayWar of the Spanish Succession Led by the Duke of Marlborough, the allied forces of England, the Dutch Republic, and Denmark–Norway defeated the Franco-Bavarian army in Ramillies, present-day Belgium.


List of famous birthdays in the year 1706:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 March Lauritz de Thurah / Architect / Denmark
06 March George Pocock / Admiral / United Kingdom
06 AprilLouis de Cahusac / Composer / France
07 NovemberCarlo Cecere / Violinist / Italy
07 January Johann Heinrich Zedler / Publisher / Germany
08 NovemberJohann Ulrich von Cramer / Philosopher / Germany
12 February Johann Joseph Christian / Sculptor / Germany
17 DecemberÉmilie du Châtelet / Mathematician / France
17 January Benjamin Franklin / Publisher / United States of America
17 MayAndreas Felix von Oefele / Historian / Germany
18 OctoberBaldassare Galuppi / Composer / Italy
21 JuneJohn Dollond / Astronomer / United Kingdom
24 AprilGiovanni Battista Martini / Pianist / Italy
28 January John Baskerville / Printer / United Kingdom

More years: 1706 | 1716 | 1726 | 1736 | 1746 | 1756 | 1766 | 1776 | 1786 | 1796 || 1506 | 1606 | 1706 | 1806 | 1906

0.00 avg. rating (0% score) - 0 votes

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.