1713 in History – What happened in year 1713

In history, year 1713 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1713.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1713:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
19 aprilWith no living male heirs, Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI issued the Pragmatic Sanction to ensure one of his daughters would inherit the Habsburg lands.
08 MayUnited Pieterburg St. Petersburg) was made the capital of Russia in place of Masqua.
13 FebruaryThe Mughal ruler Jahandar Shah was strangled to death.
30 JanuaryEngland and the Netherlands signed the Second Anti French Border Treaty.
04 FebruaryTuscara War: The Carolina Militia under Colonel Jem Moore left Fort Reading to continue the campaign against Tuscarora.
20 MarchTuscara War: Colonel James Moore's Carolina Militia waged a major offensive against Fort Neoroka.
11 AprilThe Second Treaty of Utrecht between Britain and France ended the War of Spanish Succession. And France ceded Newfoundland, Acadia, Hudson Bay and St. Kitts to Britain.
23 JuneThe French residents of Assadia were given one year to declare their allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia, Canada.
27 JulyRussia and Turkey signed the peace treaty.
01 SeptemberTuscarora War: The Carolina militia, led by Colonel Mills, returned to South Carolina after success in the campaign against Marapunga and Kore.


Famous birthdays in the year 1713:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
03 OctoberAntoine Dauvergne / Violinist / France
04 DecemberGasparo Gozzi / Critic / Italy
05 March Edward Cornwallis / Politician / United Kingdom
05 March Frederick Cornwallis / Bishop / United Kingdom
07 AprilNicola Sala / Composer / Italy
08 OctoberYechezkel Landau / Author / Poland
10 AprilJohn Whitehurst / Geologist / United Kingdom
12 AprilGuillaume Thomas François Raynal / Author / France
13 AprilPierre Jélyotte / Tenor / France
13 OctoberAllan Ramsay / Painter / United Kingdom
13 MayAlexis Clairaut / Astronomer / France
16 JuneMeshech Weare / Lawyer / United States of America
21 AprilLouis de Noailles / General / France
21 March Francis Lewis / Politician / United Kingdom
22 JuneLord John Sackville / Politician / United Kingdom
22 JulyJacques-Germain Soufflot / Architect / France
24 OctoberMarie Fel / Actress / France
24 NovemberLaurence Sterne / Novelist / Ireland
25 MayJohn Stuart / Politician / Scotland
29 March John Ponsonby / Politician / Ireland

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