Historical Events In 1737
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Sep 20 On this day in history runner Edward Marshall completes his journey in the Walking Purchase forcing the cession of 1.2 million acres (4,860 kmÂ˛) of Lenape-Delaware tribal land to the Pennsylvania Colony.
Sep 21 Francis Hopkinson, US, writer/lawyer (helped design Stars & Stripes) on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1737 francesco Mancini, composer, dies at 65
Oct 02 Franz Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1737 40 foot waves sink 20,000 small craft & kill 300,000 (Bengal, India)
Oct 07 40 foot waves sink 20,000 small craft and kill 300,000 (Bengal, India) on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history earthquake kills 300,000 & destroys « of Calcutta India
Oct 11 Earthquake kills 300,000 and destroys half of Calcutta India in the year 1737.
Oct 22 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history the Teatro di San Carlo is inaugurated.
Nov 05 Johan W van Ripperda, Dutch diplomat/baron/duke, dies at 55 in the year 1737.
Nov 20 Caroline of Ansbach, queen of Great-Britain, dies on this day in history.
Nov 25 Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer on this day in history.
Dec 08 Robert Kimmerling, composer on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1737 antonio Stradivari, renowned violin-maker, dies in Cremona Italy at 93
Dec 18 On this day in history antonio Stradivari, world-famous violin maker, dies in Cremona, Italy.