Historical Events In 1742
Sunday, 16 January 2022
Jul 12 In the year 1742 evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday
Jul 19 In the year 1742 jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
Jul 19 On this day in history john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor, dies at 45
Jul 28 Prussia & Austria sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1742 nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
Aug 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris) in the year 1742.
Aug 25 Jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38 in the year 1742.
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle published his "Short Treatise" on the card game whist in the year 1742.
Sep 14 James Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) on this day in history.
Sep 24 Faneuil Hall opens to public in the year 1742.
Sep 24 In the year 1742 faneuil Hall opens to the public
Oct 12 Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor in the year 1742.
Nov 18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer on this day in history.
Nov 18 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant in the year 1742.
Nov 21 In the year 1742 alessandro Felici, composer
Dec 01 Empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia in the year 1742.
Dec 01 On this day in history jews are expelled from Great Russia by Empress Elisabeth
Dec 09 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid) on this day in history.
Dec 13 Willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes in the year 1742.