Historical Events In 1649
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Jan 05 On this day in history francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
Jan 06 In the year 1649 the Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"
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 in the year 1649.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) in the year 1649.
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1649 john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
Feb 27 In the year 1649 johann Philipp Krieger, composer
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 Cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth on this day in history.
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 in the year 1649.
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer in the year 1649.
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University in the year 1649.
Apr 09 On this day in history james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
Apr 21 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship in the year 1649.
Apr 23 On this day in history andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter in the year 1649.
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies on this day in history.
Jul 22 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21) on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
Aug 02 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 in the year 1649.
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.