On This Day

August 1726 in History

Events in History

AgreementTreaty of Interest

Aug 6 Treaty of Alliance between the Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI and the Russian Empire signed at Vienna

Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI
Holy Roman Emperor
Charles VI
  • Aug 9 Netherlands signs Covenant of Hannover

Birthdays in History

  • Aug 7 James Bowdoin, American Revolutionary leader and politician, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1790)
  • Aug 9 Francesco Cetti, Italian Jesuit priest and scientist, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1778)