Historical Events In 1739
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica on this day in history.
Jan 04 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii) on this day in history.
Jan 14 England & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history joseph Pouteau, composer
Feb 24 In the year 1739 battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Mar 16 George Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Mar 20 Eligio Celestino, composer on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne.
Apr 05 In the year 1739 french emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
Apr 10 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing in the year 1739.
Apr 19 On this day in history nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
Apr 21 On this day in history spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord
May 06 In the year 1739 bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer on this day in history.
Jul 06 Freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 In the year 1739 johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 On this day in history george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
Jul 29 Johannes Ritschel, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1739 caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ
Aug 27 Michel Delalande, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history george Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46
Sep 07 Joseph Legros, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 09 In the year 1739 slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
Sep 12 On this day in history reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 18 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks in the year 1739.
Sep 18 In the year 1739 turkey & Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
Sep 23 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade in the year 1739.
Sep 24 Grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II on this day in history.
Oct 03 The Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739 on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]