Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1702 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1702
MDCCII
Ab urbe condita2455
Armenian calendar1151
ԹՎ ՌՃԾԱ
Assyrian calendar6452
Balinese saka calendar1623–1624
Bengali calendar1109
Berber calendar2652
English Regnal year14 Will. 3 – 1 Ann. 1
Buddhist calendar2246
Burmese calendar1064
Byzantine calendar7210–7211
Chinese calendar辛巳年 (Metal Snake)
4398 or 4338
    — to —
壬午年 (Water Horse)
4399 or 4339
Coptic calendar1418–1419
Discordian calendar2868
Ethiopian calendar1694–1695
Hebrew calendar5462–5463
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1758–1759
 - Shaka Samvat1623–1624
 - Kali Yuga4802–4803
Holocene calendar11702
Igbo calendar702–703
Iranian calendar1080–1081
Islamic calendar1113–1114
Japanese calendarGenroku 15
(元禄15年)
Javanese calendar1625–1626
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4035
Minguo calendar210 before ROC
民前210年
Nanakshahi calendar234
Thai solar calendar2244–2245
Tibetan calendar阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
1828 or 1447 or 675
    — to —
阳水马年
(male Water-Horse)
1829 or 1448 or 676

1702 (MDCCII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar, the 1702nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 702nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 2nd year of the 18th century, and the 3rd year of the 1700s decade. As of the start of 1702, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

In the Swedish calendar it was a common year starting on Wednesday, one day ahead of the Julian and ten days behind the Gregorian calendar.

October 7: Siege of Nöteborg (1702)
October 23: Battle of Vigo Bay.

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

Alan Brodrick, 2nd Viscount Midleton born 31 January
Giovanni Carmine Pellerano born 6 February
Rasmus Paludan born 26 February
Henrietta Maria of Brandenburg-Schwedt born 2 March
Jack Sheppard born 4 March
Thomas Penn born 20 March
Willem van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle born 5 June
Muhammad Shah born 7 August
Louis-François Roubiliac born 31 August
Januarius Maria Sarnelli born 12 September
Abhai Singh of Marwar born 7 November

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Deaths

Ignatius Gregory Peter VI Shahbaddin died 4 March
Joseph Oriol died 23 March
Zeb-un-Nissa died 26 May
Vincent van der Vinne died 26 July
Olaus Rudbeck died 17 September
Countess Sophie Henriette of Waldeck died 15 October
John Benbow died 4 November

References

  1. ^ Arthur Lyon Cross, A History of England and Greater Britain (Macmillan, 1917) p. 648
  2. ^ Maureen Waller, Sovereign Ladies: The Six Reigning Queens of England (John Murray, 2006) p. 313
  3. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.
  4. ^ "Using the Records of the East and West Jersey Proprietors", by Joseph R. Klett (New Jersey State Archives, 2014) p. 5
  5. ^ Theodore Ayrault Dodge, Gustavus Adolphus (Houghton Mifflin, 1890) p. 838
  6. ^ James Falkner, Marlborough's War Machine 1702-1711 (Pen & Sword Military, 2014) p. 16
  7. ^ a b c John A. Lynn, The Wars of Louis XIV 1667-1714 (Taylor & Francis, 2013)
  8. ^ Richard Harding, Seapower and Naval Warfare, 1650-1830 (Taylor & Francis, 2002) p. 169
  9. ^ Ball, W. W. Rouse (1889). A History of the Study of Mathematics at Cambridge. Cambridge University Press. p. 193.