On This Day

What Happened in January 1713

Historical Events

  • Jan 30 England & Netherlands sign 2nd anti-French boundary treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 2 Marie Dumesnil, French actress (IphigĂ©nie en Aulide), born in Paris, France (d. 1803)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 5 Jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
  • Jan 8 Arcangelo Corelli, Italian composer and violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59
  • Jan 11 Pierre Jurieu, French Protestant leader (b. 1637)
  • Jan 20 Pavao Vitezovic, Croatian historian, dies