Historical Events In 1742
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jul 12 Evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
Jul 19 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1742 prussia & Austria sign peace treaty
Aug 07 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General in the year 1742.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 14 James Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1742 faneuil Hall opens to public
Sep 24 Faneuil Hall opens to the public on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1742 johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor
Nov 18 On this day in history felix Maximo Lopez, composer
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant on this day in history.
Nov 21 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 Empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1742 jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth
Dec 09 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.
Dec 13 Willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes on this day in history.