December 1742 in History

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Events in History

  • Dec 1 Empress Elisabeth orders expulsion of all Jews from Russia
  • Dec 13 Willem KH Friso tests his mothers potatoes

Birthdays in History

  • Dec 9 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist (lemon acid), born in Stralsund, Swedish Pomerania (d. 1786)
  • Dec 16 Gebhard Fürst Blücher von Wahlstatt, German Field Marshal (d. 1819)
  • Dec 25 Charlotte von Stein, German friend of Goethe (d. 1827)

Deaths in History

  • Dec 31 Karl III Philip, Elector Palatine (b. 1661)