Historical Events in July 1739

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 10 King George II authorised the Admiralty Board to seek maritime reprisals against Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear)

King of Great Britain and Ireland George II
King of Great Britain and Ireland
George II
  • Jul 22 Ottoman Empire defeats Austria at Crocyka (Krotzka) in Serbia & subsequently successfully laid siege to Belgrade
  • Jul 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, NJ