Historical Events In 1649
Sunday, 24 March 2019
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 Pascal Collasse, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason
Jan 30 In the year 1649 king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
Mar 16 Jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis on this day in history.
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 in the year 1649.
Mar 17 Cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth in the year 1649.
Mar 17 Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Mar 26 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 in the year 1649.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 the birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University
Apr 09 In the year 1649 james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
Apr 21 In the year 1649 maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 On this day in history andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 In the year 1649 johann Valentin Meder, composer
May 12 In the year 1649 isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered
May 19 On this day in history an Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years.
May 19 England declared a Commonwealth on this day in history.
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow in the year 1649.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21) in the year 1649.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.