On This Day

July 1711 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 10 Princess Amelia Sophia of Great Britain, second daughter of King George II of Great Britain and Caroline of Ansbach, born in Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover (d. 1786)
  • Jul 22 Georg Wilhelm Richmann, Russian physicist (d. 1753)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 14 Johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange and monarch of Nassau-Dietz, drowns at 23
  • Jul 28 Gerard Lairesse, Dutch painter, buried at 69