Historical Events In 1649
Friday, 14 May 2021
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice on this day in history.
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1649 pascal Collasse, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1649 charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason
Jan 30 King Charles I of England is beheaded on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II on this day in history.
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) in the year 1649.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1649 treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising
Mar 16 On this day in history jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis
Mar 16 In the year 1649 war party of more than 1000 Iroquois invade Huronia, capturing St-Ignace before sunrise; they will destroy all the villages and Jesuit missions in the area, and only 8 soldiers, 22 donnes and seven servants escape
Mar 17 In the year 1649 cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 On this day in history gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
Mar 26 John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies on this day in history.
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 the birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University
Apr 09 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
Apr 21 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 On this day in history johann Valentin Meder, composer
May 12 Isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered in the year 1649.
May 19 An Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years on this day in history.
May 19 England declared a Commonwealth on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1649 czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 In the year 1649 maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies in the year 1649.
Jul 22 In the year 1649 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
Jul 29 In the year 1649 david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
Aug 02 On this day in history elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.