1725 in History

January 4 Benjamin Franklin arrives in London
February 20 10 sleeping Indians scalped by whites in New Hampshire for bounty
March 2 Georg F Handels opera "Giulio Cesare in Egitto," premieres in London
April 30 Emperor Charles VI and King Philip IV of Spain sign Treaty of Vienna
May 1 Spain and Austria sign trade treaty
September 3 England, France, Hannover and Prussia sign Covenant of Hannover
September 5 French King Louis XV marries Polish princess Mary Lesczynski
November 5 Spain and Austria sign secret treaty
November 11 Georg F. Handels opera "Tamerlano," premieres in London

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