Historical Events In 1739
Monday, 25 March 2019
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii)
Jan 14 On this day in history england & Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
Feb 07 Joseph Pouteau, composer in the year 1739.
Feb 24 Battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah on this day in history.
Mar 16 George Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution) on this day in history.
Mar 20 Eligio Celestino, composer in the year 1739.
Mar 20 In the year 1739 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1739.
Jul 06 Freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1739 turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade
Jul 24 On this day in history benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) in the year 1739.
Jul 29 Johannes Ritschel, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ in the year 1739.
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 In the year 1739 reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65
Sep 13 In the year 1739 giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
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 in the year 1739.
Sep 23 In the year 1739 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
Sep 24 On this day in history grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
Oct 03 On this day in history the Treaty of Nissa is signed by the Ottoman Empire and Russia at the end of the Russian-Turkish War, 1736-1739.
Oct 19 On this day in history england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]