Historical Events In 1747
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jan 10 Abraham L Breguet, French clock maker in the year 1747.
Jan 19 Johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies in the year 1747.
Jan 31 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men in the year 1747.
Jan 31 The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1747 jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies
Feb 04 On this day in history tadeusz Kosciusko, Poland, patriot, (NY Bridge)
Feb 11 On this day in history claude de Ramezay and a group of Acadian guides attack the British position at Grand Pré
Feb 17 Narciso Casanovas, composer on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1747 justin Morgan, composer
Mar 03 Kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War) on this day in history.
Mar 04 Casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history jacob Campo Weyerman, S Neth adventurer/painter/writer, dies at 69
Mar 19 In the year 1747 quebec Quebec, Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquiere 1685-1752 appointed Governor of New France
Mar 31 Johann A P Schulz, German composer in the year 1747.
Apr 02 In the year 1747 johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63
Apr 09 On this day in history lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies
Apr 17 In the year 1747 french troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
Apr 23 Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1747 prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand
May 03 On this day in history willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht
May 04 On this day in history willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel
May 14 A British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at first battle of Cape Finisterre in the year 1747.
May 14 In the year 1747 in the Atlantic New France Governor Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquière 1685-1752 captured by the British at sea and taken to England.
May 16 Prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands
Jun 06 On this day in history jean Barriere, composer, dies
Jun 19 In the year 1747 alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77
Jun 24 In the year 1747 johann Melchior Dreyer, composer
Jun 26 In the year 1747 leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer
Jul 01 On this day in history battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army
Jul 06 Birth of John Paul Jones at Arbigland, Scotland on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history coelestin Jungbauer, composer
Jul 09 In the year 1747 giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
Jul 16 In the year 1747 giuseppe Maria Crespi, painter/etcher, dies