1745 events in history

Feb 18 The city of Surakarta, Central Java is founded on the banks of Bengawan Solo River, and becomes the capital of the Kingdom of Surakarta
May 11 War of the Austrian Succession: Battle of Fontenoy – French forces defeat an Anglo-Dutch-Hanoverian army
Jun 4 Battle of Hohenfriedberg: Frederick the Great's Prussian army decisively defeated an Austrian army under Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine during the War of the Austrian Succession
Jun 16 British troops take Cape Breton Island, which is now part of Nova Scotia, Canada
Jun 16 War of the Austrian Succession: New England colonial troops under the command of William Pepperrell capture the French Fortress of Louisbourg in Louisbourg, Nova Scotia (Old Style)
Jun 28 War of the Austrian Succession: A New England colonial army captures Louisbourg, New France, after a forty-seven-day siege (New Style)
Jul 9 War of the Austrian Succession: French victory in the Battle of Melle allows them to capture Ghent in the days after
Jul 26 The first recorded women's cricket match takes place near Guildford, England
Aug 19 Prince Charles Edward Stuart raises his standard in Glenfinnan: The start of the Second Jacobite Rebellion, known as "the 45"
Sep 21 Battle of Prestonpans: A Hanoverian army under the command of Sir John Cope is defeated, in ten minutes, by the Jacobite forces of Prince Charles Edward Stuart
Nov 8 Charles Edward Stuart invades England with an army of ~5000 that would later participate in the Battle of Culloden
Dec 4 Charles Edward Stewart's army reaches Derby, its furthest point during the Second Jacobite Rising
Dec 6 Charles Edward Stuart's army begins retreat during the second Jacobite Rising