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1749First performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London.

1749 Historical Events
Date Event
Jan 3
Benning Wentworth issues the first of the New Hampshire Grants, leading to the establishment of Vermont. 
Jan 21
The Verona Philharmonic Theatre was destroyed by fire. It was rebuilt in 1754. 
Feb 10
10th (final) volume of Fielding's "Tom Jones" is published 
Feb 28
1st edition of Henry Fieldings' "Tom Jones" published 
Apr 27
First performance of Handel's Fireworks Music in Green Park, London. 
May 2
Empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform" 
May 11
British parliament accepts Consolidation Act: fleet reorganization 
May 19
George II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley 
Jun 21
Pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Netherlands 
Jun 21
Halifax, Nova Scotia, is founded. 
Jun 25
General fast because of drought in MA 
Jun 29
New Governor Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island). 
Jul 20
Earl of Chesterfield says "Idleness is only refuge of weak minds" 
Jul 21
Pieter Steyn becomes pension advisor of Holland 
Oct 26
Georgia Colony reverses itself & rules slavery is legal 
Nov 2
English Ohio Trade Company forms first trading post 
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