Historical Events In 1739
Friday, 20 April 2018
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii)
Jan 14 In the year 1739 england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 In the year 1739 joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 In the year 1739 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) in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Apr 05 In the year 1739 french emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
Apr 10 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1739 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 In the year 1739 jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 Freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer in the year 1739.
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 On this day in history johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 In the year 1739 george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 In the year 1739 johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ in the year 1739.
Aug 27 Michel Delalande, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 in the year 1739.
Sep 07 On this day in history joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 On this day in history slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1739 turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 23 In the year 1739 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
Sep 24 Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1739 the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.
Oct 19 On this day in history england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]