|Centuries:||17th century - 18th century - 19th century|
|Decades:|| 1710s 1720s 1730s - 1740s - 1750s 1760s 1770s
|Years:||1738 1739 1740 - 1741 - 1742 1743 1744|
|1741 in topic:|
|Subjects: Archaeology – Architecture –|
|Art – Literature (Poetry) – Music – Science|
|Leaders: State leaders – Colonial governors|
|Category: Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Births – Deaths – Marriages|
Events of 1741[edit | edit source]
January - June[edit | edit source]
- April 10 - The Austrian army attacks troops of Frederick the Great at Mollwitz.
- April - The New York Slave Insurrection of 1741, a plot to torch New York City, was discovered.
- June 25 - Maria Theresa of Austria is crowned Queen Regnant of Hungary in Bratislava.
July - December[edit | edit source]
- August 10 - Raja of Travancore defeats Dutch East India Company naval expedition at Battle of Colachel.
- December 6 - Elizabeth of Russia becomes czarina after a palace coup.
- December 19 - Vitus Bering dies in his expedition east of Siberia.
- December 25 - Anders Celsius develops his own thermometer scale, Celsius, a centigrade scale.
Undated[edit | edit source]
- Prague occupied by French-Bavarian armies.
- William Browning invents mineral water.
- Stemmatographia by Hristofor Zhefarovich, regarded as the first Bulgarian secular printed book, is printed in Vienna.
Ongoing events[edit | edit source]
Births[edit | edit source]
|Gregorian calendar||1741 |
|Ab urbe condita||2494|
|Armenian calendar||1190 |
|Bahá'í calendar||-103 – -102|
|Coptic calendar||1457 – 1458|
|Ethiopian calendar||1733 – 1734|
|Hebrew calendar||5501 – 5502|
|- Vikram Samvat||1796 – 1797|
|- Shaka Samvat||1663 – 1664|
|- Kali Yuga||4842 – 4843|
|Iranian calendar||1119 – 1120|
|Islamic calendar||1153 – 1154|
— changed to —Kanpō 1
|- Imperial Year||Kōki 2401|
|Thai solar calendar||2284|
- January 14 - Benedict Arnold, American Revolutionary War general and traitor (died 1801)
- January 27 - Hester Thrale, Welsh diarist (died 1821)
- March 13 - Joseph II (died 1790)
- March 17 - William Withering, British physician (died 1799)
- March 20 - Jean Antoine Houdon, French sculptor (died 1828)
- April 14 - Emperor Momozono of Japan (died 1762)
- May 23 - Andrea Luchesi, Italian composer (died 1801)
- September 22 - Peter Simon Pallas, German zoologist (died 1811)
- October 4 - Edmond Malone, Irish scholar (died 1812)
- October 18 - Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, French general and author (died 1803)
- date unknown - Ali Pasha, Albanian ruler (died 1822)
- See also 1741 births.
Deaths[edit | edit source]
- February 21 - Jethro Tull, British agriculturist (born 1674)
- March 17 - Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French poet (born 1671)
- March 31 - Pieter Burmann the Elder, Dutch classical scholar (born 1668)
- May 25 - Daniel Ernst Jablonski, German theologian (born 1660)
- July 28 - Antonio Vivaldi, Italian composer (born 1678)
- August 4 - Andrew Hamilton, American lawyer (born 1676)
- August 31 - Johann Gottlieb Heineccius, German jurist (born 1681)
- November 24 - Queen Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden (born1688)
- December 14 - Charles Rollin, French historian (born 1661)
- December 19 - Vitus Bering, Danish-born explorer (born 1681)
- See also 1741 deaths.
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