September 1, 1704 August 30, 1704
Van 1702 tot 1747 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Tweede Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
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- War of the Spanish Succession: Battle of Blenheim ? English and Austrians victorious over French and Bavarians.
- The first regular newspaper in the United States, the News-Letter, is published in Boston, Massachusetts.
- Queen Anne's War: French forces and Native Americans stage a raid on Deerfield, Massachusetts, killing 100 men, women, and children.
Died on August 31
- 1218 » Al-Adil, Sultan of Egypt, Syria and northern Mesopotamia.
- 1372 » Ralph Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, English soldier (b. 1301)
- 1941 » Marina Tsvetaeva, Russian poet (b. 1892)
- 1948 » Billy Laughlin, American actor (b. 1932)
- 1973 » John Ford, American film director (b. 1894)
- 1974 » William Pershing Benedict, American pilot (b. 1928)
- 1978 » John Wrathall, Rhodesian politician (b. 1913)
- 1979 » Tiger Smith, England cricketer (b. 1886)
Names that were popular for boys in 1704
Names that were popular for girls in 1704