1744 in History – What happened in year 1744

In history, year 1744 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1744.

Know what happened in 1744:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
22 FebruaryWar of the Austrian Succession: British ships began attacking the Spanish rear of a Franco-Spanish combined fleet in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast near Toulon, France.


List of famous birthdays in the year 1744:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 AugustJean-Baptiste Lamarck / Soldier / France
04 JunePatrick Ferguson / Soldier / Scotland
06 February Pierre-Joseph Desault / Surgeon / France
06 OctoberJames McGill / Business Man / Canada
07 OctoberSergey Vyazmitinov / Politician / Russia
10 February William Cornwallis / Politician / United Kingdom
10 AugustAlexandrine Le Normant d'Étiolles / Queen / France
16 AugustPierre Méchain / Astronomer / France
17 JulyElbridge Gerry / Politician / United States of America
19 JulyHeinrich Christian Boie / Poet / Germany
22 AprilJames Sullivan / Politician / United States of America
22 NovemberAbigail Adams / Politician / United States of America
23 February Mayer Amschel Rothschild / Business Man / Germany
25 AugustJohann Gottfried Herder / Poet / Germany
27 OctoberMary Moser / Painter / United Kingdom
29 JulyGiulio Maria della Somaglia / Cardinal / Italy

More years: 1704 | 1714 | 1724 | 1734 | 1744 | 1754 | 1764 | 1774 | 1784 | 1794 || 1544 | 1644 | 1744 | 1844 | 1944

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