On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1702

Historical Events


CrownRoyal Coronation

Queen Anne is crowned at Westminster Abbey

Queen of England Anne Stuart
Queen of England
Anne Stuart

Famous Deaths

  • Margaret Fell, English founder of the Religious Society of Friends known as the "mother of Quakerism," dies at about 87
1702 Highlights

About April 23, 1702

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 318 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus