Historical Events In 1742
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jul 12 On this day in history evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday
Jul 19 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
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 in the year 1742.
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) in the year 1742.
Sep 24 Faneuil Hall opens to public on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history faneuil Hall opens to the public
Oct 12 On this day in history johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor
Nov 18 In the year 1742 felix Maximo Lopez, composer
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 In the year 1742 empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia
Dec 01 Jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1742 carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes