Historical Events In 1742
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history prussia & Austria sign peace treaty
Aug 07 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris)
Aug 25 In the year 1742 jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle published his "Short Treatise" on the card game whist on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history james Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
Sep 24 In the year 1742 faneuil Hall opens to public
Sep 24 On this day in history faneuil Hall opens to the public
Oct 12 Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history felix Maximo Lopez, composer
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant in the year 1742.
Nov 21 Alessandro Felici, composer in the year 1742.
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 In the year 1742 carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)
Dec 13 Willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes in the year 1742.