1725 in History – What happened in year 1725

✅ Published on March 30th, 2009 in 18th Century in History

In history, year 1725 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 1725.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1725 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
28 JanuaryPeter Mahan, the third king of the Romanoff family in Russia, died at the age of 53. He ascended the throne in 1696 AD.
04 JanuaryCollie Sibber's play "Caesar in Egypt" premiered in London.
08 FebruaryCatherine I became Queen of Russia after the death of her husband Peter the Great.
30 AprilThe Treaty of Vienna was signed by Emperor Charles VI of Austria and King Philip V of Spain.
21 MayThe Order of Alexander Nevsky was founded in Russia by Empress Catherine I.
24 JuneThe first meeting of the Grand Lodge of Ireland took place in Dublin, making it the second most senior Grand Lodge in Freemasonry in the world.
16 SeptemberTreaty of Hanover; Signed between Great Britain, France and Prussia.
04 OctoberRosario was founded in Argentina.
11 NovemberGeorge Frederick Handel's opera "Temerleno" premiered in London.


Famous birthdays in the year 1725:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 JulyRhoda Delaval / Painter / United Kingdom
01 JulyJean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur / General / France
02 AprilGiacomo Casanova / Author / Italy
04 February Dru Drury / Author / United Kingdom
05 February James Otis / Politician / United States of America
08 NovemberJohann George Tromlitz / Composer / Germany
12 OctoberÉtienne Louis Geoffroy / Pharmacist / France
12 SeptemberGuillaume Le Gentil / Astronomer / France
14 MayLudovico Manin / Politician / France
15 February Abraham Clark / Lawyer / United States of America
17 OctoberJohn Wilkes / Politician / United Kingdom
17 March Lachlan McIntosh / Politician / Scotland
18 DecemberJohann Salomo Semler / Historian / Germany
21 AugustJean-Baptiste Greuze / Painter / France
24 March Samuel Ashe / Politician / United States of America
24 JulyJohn Newton / Sailor / United Kingdom
24 March Thomas Cushing / Politician / United States of America
25 MaySamuel Ward / Politician / United States of America
29 AugustCharles Townshend / Politician / United Kingdom
29 SeptemberRobert Clive / Politician / United Kingdom
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