Historical Events In 1742
Friday, 18 June 2021
Jul 12 On this day in history evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday
Jul 19 Jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer in the year 1742.
Jul 19 On this day in history john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45
Jul 28 Prussia & Austria sign peace treaty in the year 1742.
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 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 Faneuil Hall opens to public on this day in history.
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 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer in the year 1742.
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1742 alessandro Felici, composer
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) in the year 1742.
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes