Historical Events In 1719
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Jan 05 Engl/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1719 england/Hannover/Saxony-Poland/Austria sign anti-Prussian/Russian pact
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 On this day in history the Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded.
Feb 25 Giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter
Mar 07 Michel-Philippe Isabeau starts to build Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island. The fortress takes 25 years to build in the year 1719.
Mar 07 On this day in history steven J Vennekool, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
Mar 30 John Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music on this day in history.
Apr 07 Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theory/saint, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1719 johann Friedrich Treiber, composer, dies at 76
Apr 17 Christian Gottfried Krause, composer on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1719 daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe"
Jun 10 In the year 1719 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
Jun 10 Jacobite Rising: Battle of Glen Shiel on this day in history.
Jun 11 Franz K von Velbruck, German free mason/prince-bishop of Luik on this day in history.
Jun 17 Joseph Addison, English poet/writer/secretary of state, dies at 47 in the year 1719.
Jul 26 In the year 1719 johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43
Jul 28 Jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27] on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52
Aug 27 On this day in history john/Jean Nepveu, Dutch governor of Suriname (1768-79)
Sep 03 On this day in history ferdinand Zellbell, composer
Sep 07 In the year 1719 john Harris, English writer
Sep 19 Frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59 on this day in history.
Sep 23 Liechtenstein declares independence from German empire in the year 1719.
Oct 14 Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 in the year 1719.
Oct 20 On this day in history gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistician/economist
Oct 26 Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer on this day in history.
Nov 10 Georg Philipp Kress, composer in the year 1719.
Nov 14 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64
Nov 20 In the year 1719 sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm
Dec 02 Pasquier Quesnel, French theologist (La Foi), dies at 85 in the year 1719.