Timeline: 1701-1725

BEFORE

1701

  • September 16. James II (67), former King of England, dies from a brain hemorrhage.
  • Births: Pepita (September 8)

1702

  • March 5-7. The TARDIS, carrying the Doctor (fifth incarnation) and Vislor Turlough (21) arrive in London, England. They become involved in a mystery of strange phenomena, leading them to face an alien trying to destroy London by getting his ship to take off. The alien is killed in the attempt, along with the Doctor and Turlough's friend, a disguised alien named Hannah Fry, who sought vengeance for the death of her parents.1

1703

1704
February 2. Hansel and Gretel Zimmer are born to a woodcutter and his wife in the German countryside.

1705
September 21. Richard Turpin is born in Hampstead, Essex, England.

1706

  • November 29. Jaime Villegas is born to Micaela Villegas (22) in Lima, Viceroyalty of Peru, Spanish Empire.
  • Other births: Benjamin Franklin (January 17)

1707

May 1. The Acts of Union go into effect, resulting in the unification of the Kingdoms of England and Scotland into the Kingdom of Great Britain. The Tan Scotland moves into his brother England's house.

1708

When the Time Lord Doctor (fifth incarnation) and Nyssa are caught by Isaac Newton and held for being counterfeiters, it leads to Newton having incredible deductions on the future of humanity due to the coinage he retrieved from the Doctor. Newton decides to let them go.

1709

The Time Lord Doctor (sixth incarnation) and Evelyn Smythe (56/2000) arrive on a ship that is soon attacked by pirates. They have an adventure that emotionally scars Evelyn after a boy, Jem London, is murdered by the Pirate Captain.[2]

1710

February 15. Louis XV is born in Versailles, France.

1712

The Guardians of the Universe assemble the most noble and brave individuals from each sector within their self-appointed purview. Giving them each a power ring capable of tapping into the Guardians' Central Battery, they name them the Green Lantern Corps and assign them the task of policing the universe.
A sub-sect of Guardians leaves Oa to form the Darkstars. They call themselves the Controllers.

1713

November 9. The Doctor (fourth incarnation) and Leela (27) are dragged to this point and to Cremona, Austria, where, after reuniting with Antonio Stradivari (69), they discover that the violin they are seeking and its like were so amazing possibly due to thin reality walls, which the reluctantly Doctor repairs.

1714

  • The Peruvian youth Manuel dies from a blood infection. His identical twin brother, Esteban (22), is unable to process his grief, which is complicated by his brother Manuel, during his agonized days leading up to dying, blaming him for the loss of his potential love of Camila la Pericole. Esteban begins taking risks in an effort to be killed, and lets others believe that he is Manuel, and that Esteban is the one who died.[3]
  • July 18. After coming to an understand about her own selfish nature, Doña Maria, Marquesa de Montemayor (62) decides to become like a mother to her young aide Pepita (12), and she writes her first genuine letter to her distant daughter.[4]
  • July 19. Captain Alvarado, after hiring the young man for his ship, narrowly manages to save Esteban from an attempt at suicide. He agrees to come along on Alvarado's next expedition.[5]
  • July 19. Tio Pio (50) finally gets an audience with Camila la Perichole (30), and he asks to take her son, Don Jaime (7), for a year of exploration and growth. She reluctantly agrees.[6]
  • July 20. The Bridge of San Luis Rey, a rope bridge between Lima and Cuzco in the Spanish colony of Peru, collapses as five people cross it. The travelers — Doña Maria, Marquesa de Montemayor (62); her young companion, Pepita (12); young scribe Esteban (22); the manager of actor/singer Doña Micaela Villegas known as Tio Pio (50); and Doña Micaela's sickly son, Don Jaime (7).[7]
  • October 9. Hansel (10) and Gretel Zimmer's (10) father, at the behest of their horrible mother, takes his children out in the woods so as to abandon them. The abandoned children wander around until they find the candy home of the cannibalistic sorceress Rosina Leckermaul (223). She captures the two, making Gretel her slave and locking Hansel in a cage to fatten him up for eating.[8]
  • December 21. Hansel and Gretel Zimmer manage to trick the witch Rosina Leckermaul (223), and end up killing her by burning her alive in her own oven. Hansel's experience leaves him with mystical diabetes.[9]
  • Births: Chingachgook (November 10)

1716

May 1. Cologne is born in the Amazon Village near the Jusenkyo Springs in China.

1717

May 23. Happosai is born in Japan.
The aquatic planet Aridius begins undergoing a massive climate change which results in the oceans drying up and all surface life extinct within two centuries. The Aridian humanoid people manage to survive in their underground city.

1718

November 22. Edward Teach (38), the pirate captain known as Blackbeard, aboard his ship the Queen Anne's Revenge, is killed in battle.

1720
The Franciscan monk Brother Juniper completes a biography and essay about the lives of the five people who died in the collapse of the bridge of San Luis Rey in 1714. His writing is considered a heresy, and he is burned at the stake for it, as are most copies of his work.[10]
Births: Lashina (February 5), Nathaniel Bumppo (April 29)

1721

1722
September 27. Samuel Adams is born in Boston, Massachusetts Bay colony.

1723

1725

  • October 18. Clarence Odbody (71) dies in his sleep. For some reason, his soul becomes a candidate for transformation into an Anunnaki angel.

AFTER

2^ Events of Doctor Who audio drama Doctor Who and the Pirates (2003).
3^ Events of novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1927).
4^ Events of novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1927).
5^ Ibid.
6^ Ibid.
7^ Ibid.
8^ Events of Hansel and Gretel story.
9^ Events of Hansel and Gretel story. The mystical diabetes thing is from the film Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013).
10^ Events of novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1927). Six years after the fall of the bridge.

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