Historical Events In 1739
Wednesday, 23 January 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) on this day in history.
Jan 14 England & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1739 joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 In the year 1739 battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Mar 16 In the year 1739 george Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies in the year 1739.
Apr 21 In the year 1739 spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 in the year 1739.
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1739 johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 In the year 1739 george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 On this day in history johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ
Aug 27 Michel Delalande, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1739 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 On this day in history george Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46
Sep 07 Joseph Legros, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 09 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed) in the year 1739.
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 in the year 1739.
Sep 13 In the year 1739 giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks in the year 1739.
Sep 18 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks in the year 1739.
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1739 grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
Oct 03 The Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739 in the year 1739.
Oct 19 On this day in history england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]