Historical Events Happened In 1747
Saturday, 22 October 2016
Jan 10 On this day in history abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
Jan 19 On this day in history johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies
Jan 31 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men in the year 1747.
Jan 31 The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies
Feb 04 In the year 1747 tadeusz Kosciusko, Poland, patriot, (NY Bridge)
Feb 11 In the year 1747 claude de Ramezay and a group of Acadian guides attack the British position at Grand Pré
Feb 17 On this day in history narciso Casanovas, composer
Feb 28 On this day in history justin Morgan, composer
Mar 03 In the year 1747 kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
Mar 04 On this day in history casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general
Mar 09 Jacob Campo Weyerman, S Neth adventurer/painter/writer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history quebec Quebec, Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquiere 1685-1752 appointed Governor of New France
Mar 31 Johann A P Schulz, German composer on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1747 johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63
Apr 09 Lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history french troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
Apr 23 In the year 1747 alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer
Apr 25 Prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht
May 04 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history a British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at first battle of Cape Finisterre.
May 14 In the year 1747 in the Atlantic New France Governor Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquière 1685-1752 captured by the British at sea and taken to England.
May 16 On this day in history prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth
May 16 In the year 1747 prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands
Jun 06 In the year 1747 jean Barriere, composer, dies
Jun 19 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 24 Johann Melchior Dreyer, composer in the year 1747.
Jun 26 On this day in history leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer
Jul 01 Battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army in the year 1747.
Jul 06 Birth of John Paul Jones at Arbigland, Scotland in the year 1747.
Jul 06 Coelestin Jungbauer, composer in the year 1747.
Jul 09 In the year 1747 giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
Jul 16 In the year 1747 giuseppe Maria Crespi, painter/etcher, dies