Historical Events In 1739
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history j B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
Jan 04 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii) in the year 1739.
Jan 14 On this day in history england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 Joseph Pouteau, composer in the year 1739.
Feb 24 On this day in history battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Mar 16 George Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1739 eligio Celestino, composer
Mar 20 Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1739 french emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
Apr 10 In the year 1739 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 in the year 1739.
May 12 On this day in history jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 In the year 1739 freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade in the year 1739.
Jul 24 In the year 1739 benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
Jul 29 Johannes Ritschel, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ in the year 1739.
Aug 27 In the year 1739 michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal in the year 1739.
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1739 joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1739 slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Sep 12 On this day in history reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade in the year 1739.
Sep 24 On this day in history grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
Oct 03 On this day in history the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.
Oct 19 In the year 1739 england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]