Historical Events For 1749
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Jan 03 In the year 1749 benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont.
Jan 12 On this day in history ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat
Jan 16 Vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda) on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian
Jan 21 The Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754 in the year 1749.
Feb 07 On this day in history andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76
Feb 08 Jan van Huysum, Dutch still life painter, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 10 10th (final) volume of Fielding's "Tom Jones" is published in the year 1749.
Feb 22 On this day in history johann Nikolaus Forkel, musicologist/1st biographer of Bach
Feb 28 In the year 1749 1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Feb 28 In the year 1749 first edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Mar 23 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer in the year 1749.
Mar 24 On this day in history bernard Jumentier, composer
Apr 13 On this day in history frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral
Apr 21 In the year 1749 johann Michael Malzat, composer
Apr 27 First performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1749 empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform"
May 05 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer on this day in history.
May 05 Pope Benedict XIV proclaims 1750 a Year" [?] on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1749 british parliament accept Consolidation Act fleet reorganization
May 11 British parliament accept Consolidation Act: fleet reorganization on this day in history.
May 17 Edward Jenner, England, physician, discovered vaccination on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history george II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley
May 24 Graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman in the year 1749.
Jun 13 In the year 1749 jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87
Jun 15 On this day in history george Joseph Vogler, composer
Jun 19 In the year 1749 jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention)
Jun 21 Pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth in the year 1749.
Jun 23 Konrad Back, composer on this day in history.
Jun 25 General fast because of drought in MA on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer
Jun 29 In the year 1749 new Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
Jul 09 On this day in history edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg.
Jul 12 On this day in history charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France