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Events and People Who Made History in the Year 1744 AD

February

February 8: French/Spanish fleet leaves Toulon
February 9: Battle at Toulon (French/Spanish vs English fleet of Admiral Matthews)
February 22: Battle at Toulon: English-French and Spanish fleet

March

March 15: French King Louis XV declares war on England

May

May 17: French army takes Austrian Netherlands
May 31: French troops conquer Kortrijk

June

June 6: France and Prussia sign peace treaty

November

November 23: English premier John Carteret resigns
November 25: Austrian forces pillage and kill Jews of Prague

December

December 31: James Bradley announces discovery of Earth's nutation motion (wobble)
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