Historical Events In 1649
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice in the year 1649.
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" in the year 1649.
Jan 22 On this day in history pascal Collasse, composer
Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1649 king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) on this day in history.
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 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer in the year 1649.
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 In the year 1649 gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
Mar 26 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history 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 Johann Valentin Meder, composer on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1649 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 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 In the year 1649 simon Vouet, French painter
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 On this day in history 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.