Historical Events In 1649
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jan 05 In the year 1649 francesco Cavalli's opera "Giasone," premieres in Venice
Jan 06 On this day in history the Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1649 john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
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 On this day in history 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
Mar 17 Cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth in the year 1649.
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 in the year 1649.
Apr 05 On this day in history john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
Apr 05 In the year 1649 the birth of Elihu Yale, Founder of American Yale University
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 Andreas Kneller, composer in the year 1649.
May 03 On this day in history johann Valentin Meder, composer
May 12 Isaac Doreslaer, English lawyer/diplomat, murdered in the year 1649.
May 19 In the year 1649 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 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 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 On this day in history elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
Aug 25 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 in the year 1649.