Historical Events In 1649
Tuesday, 26 January 2021
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" on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1649 john Blow, composer of 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized)
Feb 27 In the year 1649 johann Philipp Krieger, composer
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 on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1649 cromwell abolishes the monarchy and declares England a Commonwealth
Mar 17 Gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71 in the year 1649.
Mar 26 John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1649 joseph-Francois Salomon, composer
Apr 05 In the year 1649 elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
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 In the year 1649 james Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
Apr 21 Maryland Toleration Act passed, allowing all freedom of worship on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history andreas Kneller, composer
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 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 In the year 1649 england declared a Commonwealth
Jun 01 In the year 1649 czar Aleksei throws out English merchants from Moscow
Jun 20 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1649 simon Vouet, French painter
Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies in the year 1649.
Jul 22 In the year 1649 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italy, Pope (1700-21)
Jul 29 In the year 1649 david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
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 on this day in history.