What Happened in 1739

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Significant Events

  • Feb 24 Battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nadir Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
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Did You Know?

Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing

On April 7, 1739


World Leaders in 1739

Famous People in 1739

Famous People Born in 1739

  • Jan 4 Henrik C Cras, Dutch lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii)
  • Jan 19 Joseph Bonomi the Elder, Italian architect (d. 1808)
  • Jan 25 Charles François Dumouriez, French general (d. 1823)
  • Feb 7 Joseph Pouteau, composer
  • Feb 15 Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart, French architect (d. 1813)
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Famous Deaths

  • Jan 20 Francesco Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/designer (b. 1659)
  • Apr 7 Dick Turpin, English highwayman (hanged) (b. 1706)
  • Apr 19 Nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
  • May 6 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed), dies at 63
  • Jul 24 Benedetto Marcello, composer, dies on 53rd birthday
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