Historical Events For 1649
Monday, 25 September 2017
Jan 05 On this day in history francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
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 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason in the year 1649.
Jan 30 In the year 1649 king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II on this day in history.
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) in the year 1649.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer in the year 1649.
Mar 11 Treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising in the year 1649.
Mar 16 Jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis in the year 1649.
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 In the year 1649 cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 in the year 1649.
Mar 26 John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1649 joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale in the year 1649.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1649 andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer in the year 1649.
May 12 On this day in history isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered
May 19 An Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow in the year 1649.
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies in the year 1649.
Jun 30 In the year 1649 simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 In the year 1649 margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1649 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
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 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.