Historical Events Happened In 1649
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice in the year 1649.
Jan 06 On this day in history the Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"
Jan 22 In the year 1649 pascal Collasse, composer
Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason in the year 1649.
Jan 30 King Charles I of England is beheaded on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 On this day in history prince of Wales becomes king Charles II
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) in the year 1649.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1649 treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising
Mar 16 Jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history war party of more than 1000 Iroquois invade Huronia, capturing St-Ignace before sunrise; they will destroy all the villages and Jesuit missions in the area, and only 8 soldiers, 22 donnes and seven servants escape
Mar 17 On this day in history cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Mar 26 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 In the year 1649 joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 In the year 1649 elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 the birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University
Apr 09 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II in the year 1649.
Apr 21 In the year 1649 maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 Andreas Kneller, composer on this day in history.
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer on this day in history.
May 12 Isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered in the year 1649.
May 19 On this day in history an Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years.
May 19 In the year 1649 england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 In the year 1649 czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 In the year 1649 maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 In the year 1649 margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
Jul 22 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21) on this day in history.
Jul 29 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1649 elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
Aug 25 In the year 1649 richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36