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Year 1741 in History

Events in History

Historical Figures Who Died in 1741

  • Mar 17 Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French poet (b. 1671)
  • Mar 31 Pieter Burman the Elder, Dutch classical scholar, dies at 72
  • Apr 28 Magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish general & statesman, dies at 73
  • May 25 Daniel Ernst Jablonski, German Protestant theologian, dies at 80
  • Jul 3 Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine, Queen consort of Sardinia (1737-41), dies at 29

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