Historical Events In 1749
Sunday, 26 January 2020
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 On this day in history ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat
Jan 16 Vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda) in the year 1749.
Jan 19 In the year 1749 isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian
Jan 21 On this day in history the Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754.
Feb 07 In the year 1749 andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76
Feb 08 Jan van Huysum, Dutch still life painter, dies at 66 in the year 1749.
Feb 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Feb 28 In the year 1749 first edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Mar 23 On this day in history hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer
Mar 24 On this day in history bernard Jumentier, composer
Apr 13 Frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral in the year 1749.
Apr 21 Johann Michael Malzat, composer on this day in history.
Apr 27 First performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London on this day in history.
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 George II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley in the year 1749.
May 24 On this day in history graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman
Jun 13 Jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jun 15 George Joseph Vogler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 19 Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention) in the year 1749.
Jun 21 In the year 1749 pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth
Jun 23 Konrad Back, composer on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1749 general fast because of drought in MA
Jun 26 Louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history new Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
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 In the year 1749 charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France