What Happened in July 1745

Historical Events

  • Jul 1 Warship Elisabeth joins Bonnie Prince Charlie's frigate Doutelle [OS]
  • Jul 9 Bonnie Prince Charlie's "Elisabeth" battles with HMS Lion
  • Jul 12 Warship Elisabeth joins Bonnie Prince Charlie's frigate Doutelle [NS]
  • Jul 23 Charles Edward Stuart, "the Young Pretender", lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides
  • Jul 25 Jacoibite Rising Bonnie Prince Charlie lands on Eriskay, Hebrides

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 13 Robert Calder, British naval officer (d. 1818)
  • Jul 17 Petr Alekseevich Pahlen, Russian general (d. 1826)
  • Jul 28 Piotr A von der Pahlen, milt governor (St Petersburg)