Historical Events In 1742
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Jul 12 Evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday in the year 1742.
Jul 19 In the year 1742 jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
Jul 19 On this day in history john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45
Jul 28 On this day in history prussia & Austria sign peace treaty
Aug 07 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1742 marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris)
Aug 25 In the year 1742 jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle published his "Short Treatise" on the card game whist in the year 1742.
Sep 14 On this day in history james Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
Sep 24 On this day in history faneuil Hall opens to public
Sep 24 On this day in history faneuil Hall opens to the public
Oct 12 Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor on this day in history.
Nov 18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant
Nov 21 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia
Dec 01 Jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth on this day in history.
Dec 09 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) in the year 1742.
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes