Historical Events In 1739
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica in the year 1739.
Jan 04 In the year 1739 henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii)
Jan 14 In the year 1739 england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 In the year 1739 joseph Pouteau, composer
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) in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Apr 05 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 On this day in history nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord in the year 1739.
May 06 On this day in history bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer on this day in history.
Jul 06 Freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1739 turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday in the year 1739.
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 in the year 1739.
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1739 johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1739 michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 On this day in history 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 in the year 1739.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
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 on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 19 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] in the year 1739.