On This Day

What Happened in July 1702

Historical Events

  • Jul 19 Swedish troops under King Charles XII occupy Krakow

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 6 Franz Anton Maichelbeck, German composer, born in Reichenau, Germany (d. 1750)
  • Jul 17 Johann Schneider, German composer and pupil of Bach, born in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1788)
  • Jul 31 Jean Denis Attiret, French Jesuit missionary and painter, born in Dole, France (d. 1768)