On This Day

July 1720 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 3 Sweden and Denmark sign peace treaty
  • Jul 27 The second important victory of the Russian Navy - the Battle of Grengam

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 18 Gilbert White, English naturalist (Natural History and Antiquities of Selborn), born in Selborne, Hampshire (d. 1793)
  • Jul 24 Louise Ulrike, queen of Sweden and wife of Adolf Frederik, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1782)