Historical Events Happened In 1758
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
Jun 30 Seven Years' War: The Battle of Domstadtl takes place on this day in history.
Jul 05 Lake George New York, General James Abercromby leaves the ruins of Fort William Henry at the head of Lake George to attack the French at Fort Carillon; army of 6,000 British regulars, and almost 9000 provincials from New England, New York and New Jersey, embarks in hundreds of batteaux and whale boats on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1758 george Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe, British general
Jul 08 English & Colonial assault on France at Ticonderoga, NY on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration)
Jul 24 In the year 1758 george Washington admitted to Virginia House of Burgess
Jul 24 On this day in history john Dyer, poet, dies
Jul 25 In the year 1758 seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken.
Jul 26 British battle fleet under gen James Wolfe conquerors Louisbourg in the year 1758.
Jul 29 On this day in history antonius van Gils, Dutch RC theologist (opposed Enlightenment)
Aug 08 British troops occupy & plunder Cherbourg in the year 1758.
Aug 09 Bruno Dalberg/Anonymus Belga, [Petrus the Wacker van Zon], writer on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russia, 1000s killed
Aug 14 Carle [Antoine CH] Vernet, French painter/lithographer in the year 1758.
Aug 15 Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russians: 1000s killed in the year 1758.
Aug 25 On this day in history franz Teyber, composer
Aug 27 Colonel John Bradstreet 1714-1774 captures Fort Frontenac and its rich storehouses, as well as nine armed vessels with 100 guns, the total French naval force on Lake Ontario; British have only two wounded and not a single man killed on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1758 first indian reservation established
Aug 29 In the year 1758 gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75
Aug 29 New Jersey Legislature forms 1st Indian reservation in the year 1758.
Sep 01 On this day in history wilhelmus Kist, writer/director of Dutch Staatscourant
Sep 11 Battle of Saint Cast France repels British invasion during the Seven Year's War in the year 1758.
Sep 12 On this day in history charles Messier observes Crab Nebula & begins catalog
Sep 12 On this day in history charles Messier observes the Crab Nebula and begins catalog
Sep 26 On this day in history cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires.
Sep 29 Horatio Nelson, Burnham Thorpe Britain, naval hero (Trafalgar) in the year 1758.
Sep 29 In the year 1758 the birth of Horatio Nelson, English admiral killed at Trafalgar
Oct 05 Thomas Greatorex, composer on this day in history.
Oct 07 Paul Anton Wineberger, composer on this day in history.
Oct 11 Wilhelm Olbers, discovered asteroids (Pallas & Vesta) in the year 1758.
Oct 14 Battle at Hochkirk, Saksen: Austrian army beats Prussia on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history noah Webster, lexicographer (Webster's Dictionary)
Oct 19 Johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies on this day in history.