1739 in History
January 1 J B C Bouvet de Lozier discovers Bouvet Island, near Antarctica
January 14 England and Spain signs 2nd Convention of Pardo
April 5 French emperor Karel VI sign secret treaty
April 10 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
April 21 Spain and Naples-Austria sign peace accord
July 22 Turks defeats Holy Roman Emp at Crocyka Yugoslavia and threaten Belgrade
July 30 Caspar Wistar begins glass manufacturing in Allowaystown, New Jersey
September 1 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
September 18 Turkey and Austria sign peace treaty-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
September 23 Russia and Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
October 19 England declares war on Spain
October 30 England declares war on Spain: War of Jenkin's Ear