Historical Events In 1749
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jan 03 Benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont on this day in history.
Jan 12 Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1749 vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda)
Jan 19 On this day in history isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian
Jan 21 In the year 1749 the Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754.
Feb 07 Andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 08 Jan van Huysum, Dutch still life painter, dies at 66 in the year 1749.
Feb 10 In the year 1749 10th (final) volume of Fielding's "Tom Jones" is published
Feb 22 Johann Nikolaus Forkel, musicologist/1st biographer of Bach on this day in history.
Feb 28 1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published in the year 1749.
Feb 28 First edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published in the year 1749.
Mar 23 On this day in history hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer
Mar 24 In the year 1749 bernard Jumentier, composer
Apr 13 Frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral in the year 1749.
Apr 21 Johann Michael Malzat, composer in the year 1749.
Apr 27 In the year 1749 first performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London.
May 02 Empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform" in the year 1749.
May 05 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer on this day in history.
May 05 Pope Benedict XIV proclaims 1750 a Year" [?] on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1749 british parliament accept Consolidation Act fleet reorganization
May 11 British parliament accept Consolidation Act: fleet reorganization in the year 1749.
May 17 On this day in history edward Jenner, England, physician, discovered vaccination
May 19 In the year 1749 george II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley
May 24 On this day in history graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman
Jun 13 On this day in history jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87
Jun 15 George Joseph Vogler, composer in the year 1749.
Jun 19 On this day in history jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention)
Jun 21 On this day in history pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth
Jun 23 On this day in history konrad Back, composer
Jun 25 On this day in history general fast because of drought in MA
Jun 26 In the year 1749 louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer
Jun 29 New Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island) on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg.
Jul 12 On this day in history charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France