Historical Events In 1649
Monday, 18 November 2019
Jan 05 On this day in history francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" in the year 1649.
Jan 22 Pascal Collasse, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 In the year 1649 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 In the year 1649 prince of Wales becomes king Charles II
Feb 23 On this day in history john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
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 In the year 1649 jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1649.
Apr 23 Andreas Kneller, composer on this day in history.
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer on this day in history.
May 12 Isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
Jun 01 In the year 1649 czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1649 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 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1649 richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36