Historical Events For 1739
Monday, 24 April 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1739 j B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
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 On this day in history joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 Battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 05 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1739 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
May 12 On this day in history jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 On this day in history freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 On this day in history turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade
Jul 24 In the year 1739 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 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
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 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal in the year 1739.
Sep 03 In the year 1739 george Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46
Sep 07 On this day in history joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed) in the year 1739.
Sep 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1739 turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] in the year 1739.