1732 in History – What happened in year 1732

✅ Published on March 30th, 2009 in 18th Century in History

In history, year 1732 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 1732.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1732 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
09 juneJames Oglethorpe was granted a royal charter for the Provinceof Georgia between the Savannah and Altamaha rivers.
06 DecemberWarren Hastings, the first Governor General of the East India Company, was born.
21 JanuaryRussia and Persia signed the Treaty of Resacha, Russia would no longer claim territories based on the terms of the agreement.
01 FebruaryThe Parliament of the Ratsbons accepted a practical ban.
09 JuneJames Oglethorp was granted a royal charter for the colony of Georgia.
01 AugustThe Bank of England was inaugurated.
02 SeptemberPope Clement XII renewed anti-Jewish laws of Rome.
14 NovemberThe first professional librarian in North America, Louis Timothy, was hired in Philadelphia.
07 DecemberTheater Royal Covent Garden, London Modern-Rose Royal Opera House) opened.


Famous birthdays in the year 1732:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 March William Cushing / Lawyer / United States of America
02 January František Brixi / Composer / Czech Republic
05 AprilJean-Honoré Fragonard / Painter / France
06 February Charles Lee / General / United States of America
06 SeptemberJohan Wilcke / Physicist / Sweden
08 AprilDavid Rittenhouse / Astronomer / United States of America
09 JuneGiuseppe Demachi / Violinist / Italy
09 NovemberJeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse / Author / France
17 January Stanisław August Poniatowski / King / Poland
17 MayFrancesco Pasquale Ricci / Violinist / Italy
18 February Johann Christian Kittel / Composer / Germany
20 January Richard Henry Lee / Politician / United States of America
21 JuneJohann Christoph Friedrich Bach / Pianist / Germany
22 FebruaryGeorge Washington / Politician / United States of America
22 February George Washington / Politician / United States of America
23 DecemberRichard Arkwright / Business Man / United Kingdom
24 January Pierre Beaumarchais / Playwright / France
27 February Jean de Dieu-Raymond de Cucé de Boisgelin / Cardinal / France
30 SeptemberJacques Necker / Politician / France
31 MayCount Hieronymus von Colloredo / Bishop / Austria

Famous Indian Personalities Birthdays in the year 1732:

YearName / Profession / Country
06 DecemberLord Warren Hasting / Statesman / India
06 DecemberWarren Hastings / Governor General / India
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