Events in year of 1735

  • 02-081st opera in US "Flora, " opens in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 02-181st opera performed in America, "Flora, " in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 03-131st US Moravian bishop, David Nitschmann, consecrated in Germany
  • 08-04Jury acquits John Zenger (NY Weekly Journal) charged with seditious libel by royal Governor of New York (victory for Freedom of press)
  • 08-18Evening Post begins publishing (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • 09-22Robert Walpole is 1st British Prime Minister to live at 10 Downing Street
  • 10-03France and Emperor Karel VI sign peace accord
  • 11-30States of Holland forbid Freemasonry

People born in year of 1735

  • 01-21Johann Gottfried Eckard: Composer
  • 02-09Adriaan Kluit: Dutch historian
  • 02-10Johann Christoph Kuhnau: Composer
  • 02-25Ernst William Wolf: Composer
  • 03-09August Bernhard Valentin Herbing: Composer
  • 04-02Christian Gotthilf Tag: Composer
  • 04-02Franz Volrath Buttstett: Composer
  • 04-11Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye: Composer
  • 04-23Ildephons Haas: Composer
  • 05-01John H van Kinsbergen: Dutch Lieutenant Admiral / founder of Dutch Marines Corp
  • 05-13Horace Coignet: Composer
  • 05-23Charles Joseph: Prince the Ligne, Belgian Field Marshal / author
  • 06-06Anton Schweitzer: Composer
  • 06-10John Morgan: American physician-in-chief of Continental Army
  • 06-25Benvenuto Robbio San Rafaele: Composer
  • 07-01James Lyon: Composer
  • 07-19Garret Wesley Mornington: Composer
  • 07-23Johannes Herbst: Composer
  • 09-05Johann Christian Bach: Composer, Son of JS Bach (English Bach)
  • 09-07Thomas Coutts: Scottish banker
  • 09-28August Henry Fitzroy: 3rd Duke of Grafton / English Premier
  • 10-01Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi: Composer
  • 10-25James Beattie: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Poet / philosopher (Essay on Truth)
  • 10-30Edward Miller: Composer
  • 12-15Cesare Beccaria-Bonesana: Italian lawyer

People died in year of 1735

  • 02-24Georg Friedrich Kauffman: Composer, dies at 56
  • 02-27John Arbuthnot: Physician / mathematician
  • 03-10Dirk T van Cloon: Dutch lawyer / Governor-General of E Indies, dies at about 46
  • 06-06Georg Osterreich: Composer, dies at 71
  • 07-18Johann Krieger: Composer, dies at 83
  • 09-18Justus van Effen: Writer / founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51

Events in year of 1736

  • 01-26Stanislaw Lesczynski flees Polish throne
  • 01-27Abdication of Stanislas, last King of Poland
  • 02-05Methodists John and Charles Wesley arrive in Savannah, Georgia
  • 02-12Maria Theresa Habsburg marries French Stefanus (Emperor Francois I)
  • 05-26Battle of Ackia (La), British and Chickasaw Indians defeat French

People born in year of 1736

  • 01-19James Watt: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Inventor (steam engine)
  • 01-19Laurens P van de Spiegel: Dutch regent / Secretary of State 1787-95
  • 01-25Joseph-Louis comte de Lagrange: Turin, Kingdom of Sardinia -- French mathematician
  • 02-03Johann Georg Albrechtsberger: Austria -- Organist / composer
  • 02-29Anna Lee: Manchester, England -- Founder (Shaker movement in America)
  • 03-23Iman Willem Falck: Dutch Governor of Ceylon (1765-83)
  • 05-24Juan de Sesse y Balaguer: Composer
  • 06-05Corneille F de Nelis: Flemish Scholar / Bishop of Antwerp
  • 06-07Karl Frieberth: Composer
  • 06-13Henryk Klein: Composer
  • 08-15Johann Christoph Kellner: Composer
  • 09-04Robert Raikes: England, United Kingdom -- Sunday school pioneer
  • 09-08Bernardo Ottani: Composer
  • 09-10Carter Braxton: US farmer / signer (Declaration of Independence)
  • 09-15Jean-Sylvain: French historian (History of France)
  • 09-16Johann N Tetens: German / Danish philosopher / mathematician
  • 11-03Christian Brunings: Dutch hydraulic engineer
  • 11-11Johann H Schepp: German / Netherlands engraver
  • 11-18Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch: Composer
  • 11-26Charles-Joseph Panckoucke: French publisher (Mercure de France)

People died in year of 1736

  • 01-07Ceslav Vanura: Composer, dies at 41
  • 03-16Giovanni B Pergolesi: Italian Composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 26
  • 03-26Georg Balthasar Schott: Composer, dies at 49
  • 04-08Pedro Vaz Rego: Composer, dies at 63
  • 04-21Frans Eugenius: Duke / prince of Savoye, dies at 72
  • 05-02Albert Seba: Amsterdam pharmacist, dies at 71
  • 05-07John Weldon: Composer, dies at 60
  • 07-16Thomas Yalden: Poet / fable writer
  • 09-16Daniel G Fahrenheit: Prussian / Netherlands physicist (thermometer), dies at 50
  • 12-01Simon van Slingelandt: Dutch grand pensionary (1727-36), dies at 72
  • 12-21Alessandro Galilei: Italian Architect (Cappella Corsini), dies at 45
  • 12-26Antonio Caldara: Composer