Historical Events In 1719
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 05 In the year 1719 engl/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact
Jan 05 England/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact on this day in history.
Jan 17 Jean-Joseph Vade, composer on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1719 principality of Liechtenstein created within Holy Roman Empire
Feb 12 The Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1719 giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66
Mar 04 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1719 michel-Philippe Isabeau starts to build Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island. The fortress takes 25 years to build.
Mar 07 Steven J Vennekool, Amsterdam's master builder, buried in the year 1719.
Mar 30 John Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theory/saint, dies at 67
Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Treiber, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Apr 17 Christian Gottfried Krause, composer on this day in history.
Apr 25 Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe" on this day in history.
Jun 10 Battle of Glenshiel which saw the end of a minor Jacobite rising. Only 1000 men joined the Jacobite side under the 10th Earl Marischal. Faced by a Hanovarian army under General Wightman, after some hours of engagement, the Jacobite forces disbanded on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1719 jacobite Rising: Battle of Glen Shiel.
Jun 11 On this day in history franz K von Velbruck, German free mason/prince-bishop of Luik
Jun 17 Joseph Addison, English poet/writer/secretary of state, dies at 47 in the year 1719.
Jul 26 Johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1719 jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27]
Aug 19 Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52 in the year 1719.
Aug 27 John/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer in the year 1719.
Sep 07 John Harris, English writer in the year 1719.
Sep 19 Frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59 in the year 1719.
Sep 23 In the year 1719 liechtenstein declares independence from German empire
Oct 14 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistician/economist on this day in history.
Oct 26 Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1719 georg Philipp Kress, composer
Nov 14 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1719 jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64
Nov 20 Sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history pasquier Quesnel, French theologist (La Foi), dies at 85