Historical Events For 1739
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1739 j B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
Jan 04 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii) in the year 1739.
Jan 14 On this day in history england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 In the year 1739 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 In the year 1739 george Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution)
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 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 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 on this day in history.
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 06 In the year 1739 freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 In the year 1739 turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday on this day in history.
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) in the year 1739.
Jul 29 On this day in history johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 In the year 1739 caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ
Aug 27 On this day in history michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal on this day in history.
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 in the year 1739.
Sep 07 Joseph Legros, composer in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade in the year 1739.
Sep 24 On this day in history grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
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.