Advertisements
RSS Feed | Birthdays | Deaths | Events Calendar | Holidays

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Famous Deaths

 

Monthwise Famous Deaths

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Nut Spas (Russia)
  • Slovak National Uprising Day (Slovakia)
  • View All »

 

Poll

  • Will Trump be the new US president?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Famous Deaths In 1740

Monday, 29 August 2016

Jan 02 Johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.

Jan 05 On this day in history antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72

Jan 27 Louis Henri, Duc de Bourbon, Prime Minister of France (b. 1692) died in the year 1740.

Feb 08 Clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], blind Pope (1730-40), dies at 87 on this day in history.

Feb 09 On this day in history vincenz Lubeck, composer, dies at 85

Feb 29 Pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal (b. 1667) died in the year 1740.

Apr 23 Thomas Tickell, poet, dies on this day in history.

Apr 25 In the year 1740 death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)

May 15 Ephraim Chambers, English encyclopaedist (b. 1680) died on this day in history.

May 31 On this day in history frederick-William I, King of Prussia (1713-1740), dies at 51

Advertisements

Jun 01 In the year 1740 death of samuel Werenfels, Swiss theologian (b. 1657)

Jun 06 In the year 1740 death of alexander Spotswood, British governor of Virginia Colony

Jun 17 On this day in history death of sir William Wyndham, English politician (b. 1687)

Jul 19 Francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname), dies at 71 in the year 1740.

Oct 05 Johann Philipp Baratier, German scholar (b. 1721) died on this day in history.

Oct 20 Karl VI, German emperor (1711-40), dies in the year 1740.

Oct 28 On this day in history anna Ivanova Romanova, empress of Russia (1730-40), dies at 47

Dec 20 In the year 1740 death of richard Boyle, 2nd Viscount Shannon, English military officer and statesman (b. 1675)

Dec 26 In the year 1740 mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies

Matched Content
Advertisements

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • The History of Weightlifting
  • The History of the Olympics
  • The Olympics (1948) #2
  • Top 10 Battles in History
  • 10 Most Evil People in History
  • 5 Most Brutal Prisons in History
  • Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894) - 1st Filmed Sport (Boxing) - Dickson | Edison
  • Oldest football footage ever (American football/Gridiron)
  • 1897 Football Oldest Footage Possibly - Arsenal
  • Earth's Biggest Events That Shaped Our Planet
  • The Oldest Living Things In The World
  • 10 Oldest People Ever
  • World's 10 Most Mysterious Pictures Ever Taken
  • Earth's 10 Most Mysterious Events
  • 5 Most Mysterious Photos From Mars

Famous Birthdays In 1740

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 03 Guillaume Lasceux, composer was born in the year 1740.

Feb 07 In the year 1740 birth of adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP

Feb 12 On this day in history birth of matej Sojka, composer

Feb 15 In the year 1740 birth of ernst Eichner, composer

Feb 16 Giambattista Bodoni, Saluzzo Italy, printer/typeface designer (Bodoni) was born in the year 1740.

Feb 17 Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist was born on this day in history.

Mar 06 Giovanni Meli, Siclian poet (Buccolica) was born in the year 1740.

Mar 19 In the year 1740 birth of johann Georg Roser, composer

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Trump be the new US president?
Yes
No
Don't Know