Historical Events Happened In 1649
Saturday, 28 November 2015
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 Pascal Collasse, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1649 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II in the year 1649.
Feb 23 On this day in history john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 Treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
Apr 05 In the year 1649 john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University in the year 1649.
Apr 09 On this day in history james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
Apr 21 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1649 andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 In the year 1649 johann Valentin Meder, composer
May 12 In the year 1649 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 England declared a Commonwealth on this day in history.
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow in the year 1649.
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