Historical Events Happened In 1759
Saturday, 01 November 2014
May 01 On this day in history jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US predictor
May 06 In the year 1759 francois GJS Andrieux, French writer/politician
May 15 In the year 1759 maria Theresia von Paradis, composer
May 18 In the year 1759 charles Duquesnoy, composer
May 20 On this day in history william Thornton, architect (Capitol building, Wash DC)
May 22 In the year 1759 gervais-Francois Couperin, composer
May 23 In the year 1759 antoinio da Silva Leite, composer
May 26 Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, writer/mother of Mary Shelley on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history william Pitt, the Younger (C), English PM (1783-1801, 1804-06)
May 31 In the year 1759 the Province of Pennsylvania bans all theater productions.
Jun 02 Jan Ekels, the Young, Dutch painter in the year 1759.
Jun 05 In the year 1759 theodor Zwetler, composer
Jun 08 Thomas Dunham Whitaker, Rainham Norfolk UK, topographer on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history william Collins, English poet (Ode to Simplicity), dies at 37
Jun 19 On this day in history charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer, dies at 31
Jun 27 On this day in history general James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.
Jul 10 Eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1759 victor Emmanuel I, King of Sardinia (1802-21)
Jul 25 In the year 1759 british capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War)
Jul 25 Johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39 in the year 1759.
Jul 26 On this day in history french troops vacate Ticonderoga NY
Jul 27 Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis, biologist/astronomer, dies at 60 in the year 1759.
Aug 01 On this day in history battle at Minden, Westfalen: Ferdinand van Brunswick beats France
Aug 08 In the year 1759 karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55
Aug 10 In the year 1759 carlos III becomes king of Spain
Aug 10 Ferdinand VI, the wise, king of Spain, dies at 46 in the year 1759.
Aug 12 In the year 1759 battle of Kunersdorf
Aug 18 In the year 1759 -19] 2nd sea battle of Lagos: England vs France
Aug 24 On this day in history ewald C von Kleist, German poet, dies at 44
Aug 24 In the year 1759 william Wilberforce, British politician, philanthropist and leader of the movement to abolish the slave trade
Sep 04 Girolamo Chiti, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1759.
Sep 12 In the year 1759 british soldiers capture the town of Quebec.
Sep 13 British beat French forces at Plains of Abrahams (Quebec) in the year 1759.
Sep 13 British defeat French forces at the Battle of Quebec, Canada on this day in history.