Historical Events In 1739
Sunday, 20 January 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 Joseph Pouteau, composer in the year 1739.
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) in the year 1739.
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1739 dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
Apr 19 On this day in history nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord in the year 1739.
May 06 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1739 johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ
Aug 27 On this day in history michel Delalande, composer
Sep 01 In the year 1739 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
Sep 03 In the year 1739 george Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46
Sep 07 In the year 1739 joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed) in the year 1739.
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 in the year 1739.
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer in the year 1739.
Sep 18 On this day in history treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
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 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 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] on this day in history.