Historical Events For 1739
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica in the year 1739.
Jan 04 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii) on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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) in the year 1739.
Mar 20 In the year 1739 eligio Celestino, composer
Mar 20 In the year 1739 nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne.
Apr 05 On this day in history french emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
Apr 10 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1739 spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 in the year 1739.
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 06 On this day in history freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1739 benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 On this day in history johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1739 michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal in the year 1739.
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1739 reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65
Sep 13 On this day in history giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
Sep 18 In the year 1739 treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 18 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade in the year 1739.
Sep 24 Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II on this day in history.
Oct 03 The Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739 on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1739 england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]