Historical Events In 1749
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
Jan 03 On this day in history benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont.
Jan 12 Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat on this day in history.
Jan 16 Vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda) on this day in history.
Jan 19 Isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian on this day in history.
Jan 21 The Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754 in the year 1749.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1749.
Feb 28 1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published in the year 1749.
Feb 28 In the year 1749 first edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Mar 23 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1749 bernard Jumentier, composer
Apr 13 Frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history johann Michael Malzat, composer
Apr 27 In the year 1749 first performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London.
May 02 In the year 1749 empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform"
May 05 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1749 pope Benedict XIV proclaims 1750 a Year" [?]
May 11 British parliament accept Consolidation Act fleet reorganization on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1749 british parliament accept Consolidation Act: fleet reorganization
May 17 In the year 1749 edward Jenner, England, physician, discovered vaccination
May 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1749 george Joseph Vogler, composer
Jun 19 On this day in history jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention)
Jun 21 Pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth on this day in history.
Jun 23 Konrad Back, composer in the year 1749.
Jun 25 General fast because of drought in MA in the year 1749.
Jun 26 In the year 1749 louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer
Jun 29 In the year 1749 new Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
Jul 09 In the year 1749 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