Historical Events In 1742
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Jul 12 Evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday in the year 1742.
Jul 19 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
Jul 19 In the year 1742 john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45
Jul 28 In the year 1742 prussia & Austria sign peace treaty
Aug 07 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General on this day in history.
Aug 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris) in the year 1742.
Aug 25 Jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle published his "Short Treatise" on the card game whist in the year 1742.
Sep 14 In the year 1742 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 In the year 1742 johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor
Nov 18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer in the year 1742.
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant on this day in history.
Nov 21 Alessandro Felici, composer in the year 1742.
Dec 01 Empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia on this day in history.
Dec 01 Jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth in the year 1742.
Dec 09 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes