Historical Events In 1739
Sunday, 07 March 2021
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 England & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo in the year 1739.
Feb 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1739 george Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Mar 20 Eligio Celestino, composer on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne.
Apr 05 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty on this day in history.
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 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord on this day in history.
May 01 Measles in Thirteen Colonies on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1739 bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
May 12 On this day in history jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 Freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 In the year 1739 johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 On this day in history george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 In the year 1739 johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ in the year 1739.
Aug 27 Michel Delalande, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 01 In the year 1739 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 In the year 1739 george Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46
Sep 07 On this day in history joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1739 slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 in the year 1739.
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
Sep 18 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks in the year 1739.
Sep 23 On this day in history russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
Sep 24 Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II in the year 1739.
Oct 03 In the year 1739 the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.