September 11, 1702 September 9, 1702
- Stadhouder Prins Willem III (Huis van Oranje) was from 1672 till 1702 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
Van 1702 tot 1747 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Tweede Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
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- March 8 » Queen Anne, the younger sister of Mary II, becomes Queen regnant of England, Scotland, and Ireland.
- March 11 » The Daily Courant, England's first national daily newspaper, is published for the first time.
- July 19 » Great Northern War: A numerically superior Polish-Saxon army of Augustus II the Strong, operating from an advantageous defensive position, is defeated by a Swedish army half its size under the command of King Charles XII in the Battle of Klissow.
- November 10 » English colonists under the command of James Moore besiege Spanish St. Augustine during Queen Anne's War.
- December 30 » Queen Anne's War: James Moore, Governor of the Province of Carolina, abandons the Siege of St. Augustine.
Died on September 10
- 1604 » William Morgan, Welsh bishop and translator (b. 1545)
- 1607 » Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Italian organist and composer (b. 1545)
- 1669 » Henrietta Maria of France (b. 1609)
- 1676 » Gerrard Winstanley, English activist (b. 1609)
- 1748 » Ignacia del Espíritu Santo, Filipino nun, founded the Religious of the Virgin Mary (b. 1663)
- 1749 » Émilie du Châtelet, French mathematician and physicist (b. 1706)
- 1759 » Ferdinand Konščak, Croatian missionary and explorer (b. 1703)
- 1797 » Mary Wollstonecraft, English philosopher, historian, and novelist (b. 1759)
Names that were popular for boys in 1702
Names that were popular for girls in 1702