On This Day

What Happened in 1732

Historical Events

  • Jan 21 Russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha
  • Jan 29 Paris churchyard of Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual
  • Feb 1 Parliament of Ratisborn accepts Pragmatic Sanctions
  • Feb 2 King Frederik Willem I moves Lutherans towards East-Prussia
  • Feb 20 Estates of Holland ratifies Treaty of Vienna
  • Feb 26 1st mass celebrated in 1st American Catholic church, St Joseph's, Philadelphia
  • Jun 9 Royal charter for Georgia granted to James Oglethorpe
  • Aug 1 Foundations laid for Bank of England
  • Aug 13 Voltaire's tragic play "Zaire" premieres in Paris
  • Sep 2 Pope Clement XII renews anti-Jewish laws of Rome
  • More Historical Events

Did You Know?

1st mass celebrated in 1st American Catholic church, St Joseph's, Philadelphia

On February 26, 1732