On This Day

What Happened in July 1713

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Jul 7 1st performance of George Frideric Handel's "Te Deum" & "Jubilate"

  • Jul 27 Russia and Turkey sign peace treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 22 Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (d. 1780)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 7 Henry Compton, Bishop of Oxford and privy councillor (b. 1632)