Historical Events For 1719
Monday, 29 May 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 In the year 1719 jean-Joseph Vade, composer
Jan 23 Principality of Liechtenstein created within Holy Roman Empire on this day in history.
Feb 12 The Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66
Mar 04 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter in the year 1719.
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 In the year 1719 steven J Vennekool, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
Mar 30 John Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music in the year 1719.
Apr 07 In the year 1719 jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theory/saint, dies at 67
Apr 15 On this day in history johann Friedrich Treiber, composer, dies at 76
Apr 17 In the year 1719 christian Gottfried Krause, composer
Apr 25 Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe" in the year 1719.
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 Jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27] in the year 1719.
Aug 19 Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52 in the year 1719.
Aug 27 On this day in history john/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79)
Sep 03 In the year 1719 ferdinand Zellbell, composer
Sep 07 In the year 1719 john Harris, English writer
Sep 19 In the year 1719 frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59
Sep 23 Liechtenstein declares independence from German empire in the year 1719.
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 On this day in history georg Philipp Kress, composer
Nov 14 On this day in history johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
Nov 19 On this day in history jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64
Nov 20 Sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm in the year 1719.
Dec 02 On this day in history pasquier Quesnel, French theologist (La Foi), dies at 85