Historical Events In 1742
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jul 12 Evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday on this day in history.
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 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 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 Faneuil Hall opens to the public in the year 1742.
Oct 12 Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor in the year 1742.
Nov 18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1742 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 In the year 1742 jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth
Dec 09 On this day in history carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes