Historical Events For 1719
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Jan 05 Engl/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1719 england/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact
Jan 17 On this day in history jean-Joseph Vade, composer
Jan 23 Principality of Liechtenstein created within Holy Roman Empire in the year 1719.
Feb 12 The Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded in the year 1719.
Feb 25 Giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter
Mar 07 In the year 1719 michel-Philippe Isabeau starts to build Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island. The fortress takes 25 years to build.
Mar 07 Steven J Vennekool, Amsterdam's master builder, buried in the year 1719.
Mar 30 John Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music in the year 1719.
Apr 07 On this day in history jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theory/saint, dies at 67
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Treiber, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Apr 17 Christian Gottfried Krause, composer on this day in history.
Apr 25 Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe" on this day in history.
Jun 10 Battle of Glenshiel which saw the end of a minor Jacobite rising. Only 1000 men joined the Jacobite side under the 10th Earl Marischal. Faced by a Hanovarian army under General Wightman, after some hours of engagement, the Jacobite forces disbanded on this day in history.
Jun 10 Jacobite Rising: Battle of Glen Shiel in the year 1719.
Jun 11 Franz K von Velbruck, German free mason/prince-bishop of Luik in the year 1719.
Jun 17 In the year 1719 joseph Addison, English poet/writer/secretary of state, dies at 47
Jul 26 Johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1719.
Jul 28 On this day in history jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27]
Aug 19 Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history john/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79)
Sep 03 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer in the year 1719.
Sep 07 John Harris, English writer on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59
Sep 23 Liechtenstein declares independence from German empire on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59
Oct 20 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistician/economist in the year 1719.
Oct 26 In the year 1719 joaquin de Oxinaga, composer
Nov 10 In the year 1719 georg Philipp Kress, composer
Nov 14 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer in the year 1719.
Nov 19 Jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1719 sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm
Dec 02 Pasquier Quesnel, French theologist (La Foi), dies at 85 in the year 1719.