Historical Events for Year 1748
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Jan 26th - England, Netherlands, Austria & Sardinia sign anti-French treaty
Mar 19th - English Naturalization Act passes granting Jews right to colonize US
Apr 1st - Ruins of Pompeii found
Apr 30th - Ceasefire at Aken ends
May 7th - French troops conquer Maastricht in the War of the Austrian Succession
Jun 3rd - Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
Jun 24th - The Kingswood School is opened by John Wesley and his brother Charles Wesley in Bristol. The school later moved to Bath.
Jun 28th - Riot after public execution in Amsterdam, 200+ killed
Aug 15th - United Lutheran Church of US organized
Aug 16th - "Geldermalsen" sails to East-Indies
Aug 26th - The first Lutheran denomination in North America, the Pennsylvania Ministerium, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Oct 18th - Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle, ends War of Austrian Succession
Dec 26th - France & Austria signs treaty about Southern Netherlands