Historical Events In 1739
Monday, 17 February 2020
Jan 01 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica in the year 1739.
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 in the year 1739.
Mar 16 In the year 1739 george Clymer, US merchant (signed Decl of Ind, Constitution)
Mar 20 Eligio Celestino, composer in the year 1739.
Mar 20 Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city, stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne in the year 1739.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 21 Spain & Naples-Austria sign peace accord in the year 1739.
May 06 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63 on this day in history.
May 12 Jan Krtitel Vanhal, composer in the year 1739.
Jul 06 On this day in history freidrich Wilhelm Rust, composer
Jul 22 In the year 1739 turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia & threaten Belgrade
Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday in the year 1739.
Jul 25 In the year 1739 johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
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 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 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal Curiosity), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1739 joseph Legros, composer
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 in the year 1739.
Sep 13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1739 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 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] on this day in history.