Historical Events In 1739
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1739 j B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
Jan 04 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii) on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 On this day in history joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Mar 16 On this day in history george Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Mar 20 In the year 1739 eligio Celestino, composer
Mar 20 Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history french emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
Apr 10 In the year 1739 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord in the year 1739.
May 01 Measles in Thirteen Colonies on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1739 bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
May 12 On this day in history jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 In the year 1739 freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade in the year 1739.
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday in the year 1739.
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 in the year 1739.
Jul 26 In the year 1739 george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 Johannes Ritschel, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ on this day in history.
Aug 27 Michel Delalande, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 in the year 1739.
Sep 07 Joseph Legros, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 09 On this day in history slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1739 giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks in the year 1739.
Sep 18 Turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
Sep 24 Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II in the year 1739.
Oct 03 In the year 1739 the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.