|Covid-19|Work begins on the Dresden Frauenkirche, in Dresden, Germany, designed by George Bähr (completed in 1743; destroyed in 1945; reconstructed in 2005).
Completion of St Martin-in-the-Fields Church, London, designed by James Gibbs.
Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: François Carlier.
November 15 - Henry Keene, English architect (died 1776)
March 26 - Sir John Vanbrugh (born 1664)
September 16 - Jakob Prandtauer (born 1660)
1726 in architecture Wikipedia
The year 1726 in architecture involved some significant events.