Historical Events In 1649
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
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" on this day in history.
Jan 22 Pascal Collasse, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1649 charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason
Jan 30 On this day in history king Charles I of England is beheaded.
Feb 02 On this day in history 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 On this day in history johann Philipp Krieger, composer
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 in the year 1649.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1649 isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered
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 in the year 1649.
Jun 20 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies
Jun 30 Simon Vouet, French painter in the year 1649.
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies in the year 1649.
Jul 22 On this day in history clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
Jul 29 On this day in history david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
Aug 02 In the year 1649 elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.