September 29, 1717 September 27, 1717
Born on Tuesday September 28, 1717
- Anne Lecomte, Metz, Moselle, Grand Est, France
- Janna Willems, Epse
- Joanna Maria van Gorp, Diessen
- Joannes Bruijneel, Desselgem, West-Vlaanderen, België
- Jacobus van Burghout, Amersfoort
- Lucia Claessens, Turnhout,Antwerpen,Belgium
- Jean Palisse, Larzac,24170,Dordogne,Nouvelle-Aquitaine,FRANCE († 1763)
- Andreas Van Tricht, Kortenberg
- Margrieta Stevesdr. de Vijver, Rotterdam
- Catherine NOLL, Sundhouse, Bas-Rhin, Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine, France († 1790)
Died on Tuesday September 28, 1717
- Julien-Charles Sévigny dit Lafleur (49), Neuville, Québec, Canada
- Louis Charles de Lévis
- Claas Pieterse (77), Hillegersberg, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
- Jeanne MOYSE (88), Saive, 62119, Liege, Belgique
- Louis Charles de Lévis
- Cent Maartensz Wardenier (61), 's-Gravendeel, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
- Sophia Oostveen (40), Utrecht, Utrecht, Nederland
- Jacobus Pietersz Burghout (2), Amersfoort
- Augustin FRECHIN (61), Ramonchamp,88160,Vosges,Grand Est,FRANCE
- Cent Maartens Wardenier (82), 's Gravendeel, Hoeksche Waard, Z.H
Born on September 28
- 1681 » Johann Mattheson, German composer, lexicographer, and diplomat († 1764)
- 1705 » Henry Fox, 1st Baron Holland, English politician, Secretary of State for the Southern Department († 1774)
- 1705 » Johann Peter Kellner, German organist and composer († 1772)
- 1735 » Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, English academic and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom († 1811)
- 1746 » William Jones, English-Welsh philologist and scholar († 1794)
- 1765 » Frederick Christian II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg († 1814)
- 1803 » Prosper Mérimée, French archaeologist, historian, and author († 1870)
- 1809 » Alvan Wentworth Chapman, American physician and botanist († 1899)
- 1819 » Narcís Monturiol, Spanish engineer and publisher († 1885)
- 1821 » Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, American minister and politician († 1874)
Died on September 28
- 1582 » George Buchanan, Scottish historian and scholar (b. 1506)
- 1596 » Margaret Clifford, countess of Derby (b. 1540)
- 1618 » Josuah Sylvester, English poet and translator (b. 1563)
- 1687 » Francis Turretin, Swiss-Italian theologian and academic (b. 1623)
- 1694 » Gabriel Mouton, French mathematician and theologian (b. 1618)
- 1702 » Robert Spencer, 2nd Earl of Sunderland, French-English lawyer and politician, Lord President of the Council (b. 1640)
- 1742 » Jean Baptiste Massillon, French bishop (b. 1663)
- 1829 » Nikolay Raevsky, Russian general and politician (b. 1771)
- 1844 » Pyotr Aleksandrovich Tolstoy, Russian general and politician (b. 1769)
- 1859 » Carl Ritter, German geographer and academic (b. 1779)
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Van 1702 tot 1747 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Tweede Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
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- January 4 » The Netherlands, Great Britain, and France sign the Triple Alliance in an attempt to maintain the Treaty of Utrecht; Britain having signed a preliminary alliance with France on November 28 (November 17, 1716).
- March 2 » The Loves of Mars and Venus is the first ballet performed in England.
- March 31 » A sermon on "The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ" by Benjamin Hoadly, the Bishop of Bangor, preached in the presence of King George I of Great Britain, provokes the Bangorian Controversy.
- June 24 » The Premier Grand Lodge of England is founded in London, the first Masonic Grand Lodge in the world (now the United Grand Lodge of England).
- August 17 » Austro-Turkish War of 1716–18: The month-long Siege of Belgrade ends with Prince Eugene of Savoy's Austrian troops capturing the city from the Ottoman Empire.
- September 29 » An earthquake strikes Antigua Guatemala, destroying much of the city's architecture.