Historical Events For 1756
Sunday, 28 May 2017
Jun 04 Quakers leave assembly of Pennsylvania in the year 1756.
Jun 06 John Trumbull, US painter (Declaration of Independence) in the year 1756.
Jun 08 In the year 1756 cornelis van Foreest, mayor of Alkmaar
Jun 17 Pierre-Joseph Cambon, French member of Committee of Salut Public in the year 1756.
Jun 20 In the year 1756 146 Brit soldiers imprisoned in India-Black Hole of Calcutta-most die
Jun 20 In the year 1756 joseph Martin Kraus, composer
Jun 27 French fleet conquer St Philips Castle of Minorca on this day in history.
Jul 02 Christian G Korner, German lawyer/father of Karl in the year 1756.
Jul 09 Pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright, dies at 72 in the year 1756.
Jul 14 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher in the year 1756.
Jul 24 George Vertue, engraver, dies in the year 1756.
Jul 30 On this day in history bartolomeo Rastrelli presents the newly-built Catherine Palace to Empress Elizabeth and her courtiers.
Aug 13 The birth of Queen Adelaide, Consort of William IV on this day in history.
Aug 14 French capture Fort Oswego, NY on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history anthony FRE Haersolte, member of Executing Regime
Aug 20 On this day in history bernardo Bittoni, composer
Aug 29 In the year 1756 england & France meet in war
Aug 29 Prussian Emperor Frederick II attacks Saxony; beginning of the Seven Years War that will see the English capture Canada on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history willem Bilderdijk, Dutch poet/literature (Disease of Scientists)
Sep 08 Anton Teyber, composer in the year 1756.
Sep 08 French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition in the year 1756.
Sep 19 In the year 1756 josef Antonin Sehling, composer, dies at 46
Sep 21 In the year 1756 john Loudon McAdam, created macadam road surface (asphalt)
Sep 21 In the year 1756 the birth of John McAdam, Scottish road engineer after whom Tarmac is named
Sep 22 Nassau Hall opens at Princeton University on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1756 jacob van Strij, Dutch cartoonist/graphic artist
Oct 15 Saxon army surrenders to Prussia in the year 1756.
Oct 26 Johann Theodor Romhild, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1756.
Nov 04 Anthony van Hoboken, Rotterdam merchant/ship owner in the year 1756.
Nov 27 In the year 1756 paul van Hemert, Dutch theologist/philosopher (Kant)
Dec 05 In the year 1756 the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian composer
Dec 06 British troops under Robert Clive occupy Fulta India on this day in history.
Dec 08 William Stanhope, 1st Earl of Harrington, British statesman and diplomat on this day in history.
Dec 11 Theodor A Freiherr von Neuhoff, German adventurer/king, dies on this day in history.