Historical Events In 1649
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice on this day in history.
Jan 06 The Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes" in the year 1649.
Jan 22 Pascal Collasse, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1649 king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 Benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Prince of Wales becomes king Charles II in the year 1649.
Feb 23 On this day in history john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer in the year 1649.
Mar 11 In the year 1649 treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising
Mar 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1649 cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 In the year 1649 gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
Mar 26 John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies in the year 1649.
Apr 03 On this day in history joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale in the year 1649.
Apr 05 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
Apr 21 In the year 1649 maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 On this day in history andreas Kneller, composer
May 03 In the year 1649 johann Valentin Meder, composer
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 in the year 1649.
May 19 On this day in history england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 Czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow on this day in history.
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter on this day in history.
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
Jul 29 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 in the year 1649.
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 in the year 1649.