Historical Events In 1742
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Jul 12 On this day in history evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday
Jul 19 Jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1742 nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
Aug 14 In the year 1742 marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris)
Aug 25 Jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38 in the year 1742.
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 Faneuil Hall opens to public on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1742 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 On this day in history alessandro Felici, composer
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 in the year 1742.
Dec 09 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.
Dec 13 Willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes in the year 1742.