Historical Events for Year 1726
Events 1 - 9 of 9
Feb 8th - The Supreme Privy Council is established in Russia.
May 5th - Marie de Camargo (16) premieres at Opera of Paris
May 9th - Five men arrested during a raid on Mother Clap's molly house in London are executed at Tyburn.
May 24th - -26] People's revolt due to increase in gin/brandy tax
Jun 11th - Cardinal Fleury succeeds duke of Bourbon as French premier
Jul 23rd - Benjamin Franklin sails back to Philadelphia
Aug 6th - Emperor Karel VI & tsarina Catharina the Great sign military treaty
Aug 9th - Netherlands signs Covenant of Hannover
Oct 11th - Benjamin Franklin returns to Philadelphia from England