Historical Events In 1649
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
Jan 05 On this day in history francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1649 pascal Collasse, composer
Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 In the year 1649 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 In the year 1649 prince of Wales becomes king Charles II
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) on this day in history.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising
Mar 16 In the year 1649 jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis
Mar 16 War party of more than 1000 Iroquois invade Huronia, capturing St-Ignace before sunrise; they will destroy all the villages and Jesuit missions in the area, and only 8 soldiers, 22 donnes and seven servants escape in the year 1649.
Mar 17 Cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth on this day in history.
Mar 17 Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Mar 26 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer in the year 1649.
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 The birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University in the year 1649.
Apr 09 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II on this day in history.
Apr 21 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1649 andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer on this day in history.
May 12 Isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered on this day in history.
May 19 An Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years on this day in history.
May 19 England declared a Commonwealth in the year 1649.
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow in the year 1649.
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter in the year 1649.
Jul 11 On this day in history margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
Jul 22 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21) on this day in history.
Jul 29 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1649 elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
Aug 25 On this day in history richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36