Historical Events In 1739
Sunday, 05 April 2020
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 in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Mar 16 George Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution) in the year 1739.
Mar 20 Eligio Celestino, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1739.
Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies in the year 1739.
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord on this day in history.
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 in the year 1739.
May 12 In the year 1739 jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer
Jul 06 On this day in history freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1739 benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
Jul 25 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 in the year 1739.
Jul 26 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history johannes Ritschel, composer
Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ in the year 1739.
Aug 27 In the year 1739 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 On this day in history joseph Legros, composer
Sep 09 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed) on this day in history.
Sep 12 Reinhard Keiser, Germ conductor/composer (Markus-Passion), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
Sep 18 In the year 1739 treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
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 On this day in history grigorij A Potemkin, Monarch of Tauris/friend of Catherine II
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] in the year 1739.