Historical Events In 1749
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Jan 03 Benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1749 ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat
Jan 16 In the year 1749 vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda)
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 on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76
Feb 08 In the year 1749 jan van Huysum, Dutch still life painter, dies at 66
Feb 10 In the year 1749 10th (final) volume of Fielding's "Tom Jones" is published
Feb 22 In the year 1749 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 on this day in history.
Mar 24 Bernard Jumentier, composer in the year 1749.
Apr 13 In the year 1749 frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral
Apr 21 Johann Michael Malzat, composer in the year 1749.
Apr 27 First performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London on this day in history.
May 02 Empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform" in the year 1749.
May 05 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history pope Benedict XIV proclaims 1750 a Year" [?]
May 11 On this day in history 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 George II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley in the year 1749.
May 24 Graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman on this day in history.
Jun 13 Jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87 in the year 1749.
Jun 15 George Joseph Vogler, composer in the year 1749.
Jun 19 Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention) on this day in history.
Jun 21 Pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth in the year 1749.
Jun 23 Konrad Back, composer in the year 1749.
Jun 25 On this day in history general fast because of drought in MA
Jun 26 Louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1749 new Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
Jul 09 In the year 1749 edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg.
Jul 12 Charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France on this day in history.