Historical Events In 1747
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Jan 10 In the year 1747 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
Jan 19 Johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies on this day in history.
Jan 31 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men on this day in history.
Jan 31 The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital in the year 1747.
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 Claude de Ramezay and a group of Acadian guides attack the British position at Grand Pré on this day in history.
Feb 17 Narciso Casanovas, composer in the year 1747.
Feb 28 In the year 1747 justin Morgan, composer
Mar 03 In the year 1747 kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
Mar 04 Casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1747 jacob Campo Weyerman, S Neth adventurer/painter/writer, dies at 69
Mar 19 Quebec Quebec, Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquiere 1685-1752 appointed Governor of New France on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history johann A P Schulz, German composer
Apr 02 On this day in history johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63
Apr 09 Lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies in the year 1747.
Apr 17 In the year 1747 french troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
Apr 23 In the year 1747 alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer
Apr 25 Prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history measles in Thirteen Colonies
May 03 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht in the year 1747.
May 04 In the year 1747 willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel
May 14 In the year 1747 a British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at first battle of Cape Finisterre.
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 In the year 1747 prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth
May 16 In the year 1747 prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands
Jun 06 Jean Barriere, composer, dies on this day in history.
Jun 19 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history johann Melchior Dreyer, composer
Jun 26 On this day in history leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer
Jul 01 On this day in history battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army
Jul 06 In the year 1747 birth of John Paul Jones at Arbigland, Scotland.
Jul 06 On this day in history coelestin Jungbauer, composer
Jul 09 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.