Historical Events In 1742
Monday, 03 October 2022
Jul 12 Evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday in the year 1742.
Jul 19 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
Jul 19 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Prussia & Austria sign peace treaty in the year 1742.
Aug 07 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General in the year 1742.
Aug 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris) in the year 1742.
Aug 25 On this day in history jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle published his "Short Treatise" on the card game whist in the year 1742.
Sep 14 On this day in history james Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence)
Sep 24 On this day in history faneuil Hall opens to public
Sep 24 In the year 1742 faneuil Hall opens to the public
Oct 12 In the year 1742 johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor
Nov 18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer in the year 1742.
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant on this day in history.
Nov 21 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia
Dec 01 Jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid)
Dec 13 In the year 1742 willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes