Historical Events For 1739
Sunday, 18 February 2018
Jan 01 In the year 1739 j B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
Jan 04 In the year 1739 henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii)
Jan 14 In the year 1739 england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 On this day in history joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Mar 16 George Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history eligio Celestino, composer
Mar 20 Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne on this day in history.
Apr 05 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty in the year 1739.
Apr 10 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing in the year 1739.
Apr 19 On this day in history nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord in the year 1739.
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 in the year 1739.
May 12 On this day in history jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 In the year 1739 freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 In the year 1739 johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) in the year 1739.
Jul 29 In the year 1739 johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ
Aug 27 On this day in history michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 In the year 1739 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Joseph Legros, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 09 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed) in the year 1739.
Sep 12 In the year 1739 reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1739 treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 18 In the year 1739 turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade in the year 1739.
Sep 24 In the year 1739 grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
Oct 03 On this day in history the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.
Oct 19 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] in the year 1739.