Historical Events In 1749
Friday, 21 January 2022
Jan 03 Benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat
Jan 16 Vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda) on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1749 isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian
Jan 21 The Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754 in the year 1749.
Feb 07 On this day in history andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76
Feb 08 In the year 1749 jan van Huysum, Dutch still life painter, dies at 66
Feb 10 In the year 1749 10th (final) volume of Fielding's "Tom Jones" is published
Feb 22 Johann Nikolaus Forkel, musicologist/1st biographer of Bach in the year 1749.
Feb 28 In the year 1749 1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published
Feb 28 First edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer
Mar 24 In the year 1749 bernard Jumentier, composer
Apr 13 Frederik Sigismund van Bylandt, Dutch count/vice-admiral in the year 1749.
Apr 21 Johann Michael Malzat, composer on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1749 first performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London.
May 02 Empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform" in the year 1749.
May 05 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1749 pope Benedict XIV proclaims 1750 a Year" [?]
May 11 British parliament accept Consolidation Act fleet reorganization on this day in history.
May 11 British parliament accept Consolidation Act: fleet reorganization in the year 1749.
May 17 Edward Jenner, England, physician, discovered vaccination on this day in history.
May 19 George II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley in the year 1749.
May 24 Graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman in the year 1749.
Jun 13 Jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jun 15 George Joseph Vogler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, France, chairman (National Convention)
Jun 21 In the year 1749 pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Neth
Jun 23 In the year 1749 konrad Back, composer
Jun 25 In the year 1749 general fast because of drought in MA
Jun 26 Louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, composer in the year 1749.
Jun 29 In the year 1749 new Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
Jul 09 Edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg in the year 1749.
Jul 12 On this day in history charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France