1748 in History
January 26 England, Netherlands, Austria and Sardinia sign anti-French treaty
March 19 English Naturalization Act passes granting Jews right to colonize US
April 1 Ruins of Pompeii found
April 30 Ceasefire at Aken ends
April 30 French troops occupy Maastricht
May 7 French troops conquer Maastricht
June 3 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
June 28 Riot after public execution in Amsterdam, 200+ killed
August 15 United Lutheran Church of U.S. organized
August 16 "Geldermalsen" sails to East-Indies
October 18 Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle, ends War of Austrian Succession
December 26 France and Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands