Historical Events Happened In 1747
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Jan 10 On this day in history abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
Jan 19 Johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies in the year 1747.
Jan 31 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men on this day in history.
Jan 31 The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital in the year 1747.
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 Narciso Casanovas, composer on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1747 justin Morgan, composer
Mar 03 Kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1747.
Apr 02 On this day in history johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63
Apr 09 On this day in history lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies
Apr 17 In the year 1747 french troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
Apr 23 On this day in history alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer
Apr 25 On this day in history prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand
May 03 In the year 1747 willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht
May 04 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel in the year 1747.
May 14 In the year 1747 a British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at first battle of Cape Finisterre.
May 14 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 on this day in history.
May 16 Prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth in the year 1747.
May 16 Prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands in the year 1747.
Jun 06 Jean Barriere, composer, dies in the year 1747.
Jun 19 In the year 1747 alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77
Jun 24 Johann Melchior Dreyer, composer in the year 1747.
Jun 26 Leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 Battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1747 birth of John Paul Jones at Arbigland, Scotland.
Jul 06 On this day in history coelestin Jungbauer, composer
Jul 09 On this day in history giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
Jul 16 In the year 1747 giuseppe Maria Crespi, painter/etcher, dies