Historical Events For 1739
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Oct 23 War of Jenkins' Ear starts: British Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, reluctantly declares war on Spain in the year 1739.
Oct 27 On this day in history franz Ignaz Kaa, composer
Oct 30 On this day in history england declares war on Spain: War of Jenkin's Ear [NS=Oct 19]
Nov 02 On this day in history karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, composer
Nov 12 In the year 1739 ludwig Ernst, composer, dies at 71