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