Historical Events In 1649
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 05 Francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
Jan 30 On this day in history charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason
Jan 30 King Charles I of England is beheaded in the year 1649.
Feb 02 In the year 1649 benedict XIII, [Pierfrancesco Orsini], Italy, 245th pope (1724-30)
Feb 05 On this day in history prince of Wales becomes king Charles II
Feb 23 John Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized) in the year 1649.
Feb 27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer on this day in history.
Mar 11 Treaty of Rueil destroys 1st Fronde-uprising in the year 1649.
Mar 16 Jesuit priests Jean de Brébeuf 1593-1649 and Gabriel Lalement 1611-1649 are tortured by Iroquois invaders at St-Louis in the year 1649.
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 On this day in history gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
Mar 26 In the year 1649 john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
Apr 03 In the year 1649 joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale in the year 1649.
Apr 05 In the year 1649 john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 On this day in history the birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University
Apr 09 On this day in history james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
Apr 21 On this day in history maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship
Apr 23 Andreas Kneller, composer on this day in history.
May 03 Johann Valentin Meder, composer on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered
May 19 On this day in history an Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years.
May 19 England declared a Commonwealth on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 In the year 1649 simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 In the year 1649 margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
Jul 22 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21) in the year 1649.
Jul 29 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies in the year 1649.
Aug 02 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1649 richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36