Historical Events For 1719
Monday, 19 February 2018
Jan 05 In the year 1719 engl/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact
Jan 05 England/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1719 jean-Joseph Vade, composer
Jan 23 In the year 1719 principality of Liechtenstein created within Holy Roman Empire
Feb 12 On this day in history the Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded.
Feb 25 On this day in history giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66
Mar 04 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theory/saint, dies at 67 in the year 1719.
Apr 15 In the year 1719 johann Friedrich Treiber, composer, dies at 76
Apr 17 On this day in history christian Gottfried Krause, composer
Apr 25 On this day in history daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe"
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 in the year 1719.
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 Joseph Addison, English poet/writer/secretary of state, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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] on this day in history.
Aug 19 Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52 in the year 1719.
Aug 27 John/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer in the year 1719.
Sep 07 On this day in history john Harris, English writer
Sep 19 In the year 1719 frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59
Sep 23 In the year 1719 liechtenstein declares independence from German empire
Oct 14 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 in the year 1719.
Oct 20 On this day in history gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistician/economist
Oct 26 Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer in the year 1719.
Nov 10 On this day in history georg Philipp Kress, composer
Nov 14 In the year 1719 johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
Nov 19 Jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm
Dec 02 On this day in history pasquier Quesnel, French theologist (La Foi), dies at 85