Historical Events In 1649
Monday, 23 April 2018
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice on this day in history.
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" in the year 1649.
Jan 22 In the year 1649 pascal Collasse, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1649 charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason
Jan 30 King Charles I of England is beheaded in the year 1649.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) in the year 1649.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 Treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising in the year 1649.
Mar 16 On this day in history jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis
Mar 16 In the year 1649 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 In the year 1649 cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 On this day in history gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
Mar 26 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer in the year 1649.
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale on this day in history.
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Apr 05 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University in the year 1649.
Apr 09 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1649 maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 Andreas Kneller, composer in the year 1649.
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 On this day in history czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter on this day in history.
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies on this day in history.
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 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 in the year 1649.
Aug 25 In the year 1649 richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36