Historical Events In 1649
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jan 05 On this day in history francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
Jan 06 On this day in history the Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1649 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II in the year 1649.
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) on this day in history.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer in the year 1649.
Mar 11 Treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising on this day in history.
Mar 16 Jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis in the year 1649.
Mar 16 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 on this day in history.
Mar 17 Cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale on this day in history.
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 in the year 1649.
Apr 05 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University in the year 1649.
Apr 09 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1649 maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 In the year 1649 andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 In the year 1649 johann Valentin Meder, composer
May 12 On this day in history isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered
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 In the year 1649 england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow in the year 1649.
Jun 20 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 On this day in history margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
Jul 22 On this day in history 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.