Historical Events In 1747
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Jan 10 In the year 1747 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
Jan 19 On this day in history johann Bode, "discoverer" of Bode's Law, dies
Jan 31 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men in the year 1747.
Jan 31 On this day in history the first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital.
Feb 01 In the year 1747 jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies
Feb 04 Tadeusz Kosciusko, Poland, patriot, (NY Bridge) on this day in history.
Feb 11 Claude de Ramezay and a group of Acadian guides attack the British position at Grand Pré in the year 1747.
Feb 17 Narciso Casanovas, composer on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history justin Morgan, composer
Mar 03 In the year 1747 kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
Mar 04 In the year 1747 casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general
Mar 09 On this day in history jacob Campo Weyerman, S Neth adventurer/painter/writer, dies at 69
Mar 19 Quebec Quebec, Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquiere 1685-1752 appointed Governor of New France in the year 1747.
Mar 31 Johann A P Schulz, German composer on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63
Apr 09 Lord Lovat, English jacobiet, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1747 french troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
Apr 23 Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer in the year 1747.
Apr 25 Prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1747 measles in Thirteen Colonies
May 03 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1747 willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel
May 14 In the year 1747 a British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at first battle of Cape Finisterre.
May 14 In the Atlantic New France Governor Jacques-Pierre de Taffanel de La Jonquière 1685-1752 captured by the British at sea and taken to England in the year 1747.
May 16 In the year 1747 prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth
May 16 Prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands in the year 1747.
Jun 06 On this day in history jean Barriere, composer, dies
Jun 19 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1747.
Jun 24 On this day in history johann Melchior Dreyer, composer
Jun 26 On this day in history leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer
Jul 01 In the year 1747 battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army
Jul 06 In the year 1747 birth of John Paul Jones at Arbigland, Scotland.
Jul 06 In the year 1747 coelestin Jungbauer, composer
Jul 09 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76 in the year 1747.