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Historical Events Happened In 1759

Monday, 24 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   Maria Theresia von Paradis, composer in the year 1759.  

May 18   Charles Duquesnoy, composer in the year 1759.  

May 20   On this day in history william Thornton, architect (Capitol building, Wash DC)  

May 22   Gervais-Francois Couperin, composer on this day in history.  

May 23   On this day in history antoinio da Silva Leite, composer  

May 26   On this day in history mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, writer/mother of Mary Shelley  

May 28   In the year 1759 william Pitt, the Younger (C), English PM (1783-1801, 1804-06)  

May 31   The Province of Pennsylvania bans all theater productions on this day in history.  

Jun 02   Jan Ekels, the Young, Dutch painter on this day in history.  

Jun 05   Theodor Zwetler, composer on this day in history.  

Jun 08   Thomas Dunham Whitaker, Rainham Norfolk UK, topographer in the year 1759.  

Jun 12   In the year 1759 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   General James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec on this day in history.  

Jul 10   On this day in history eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer  

Jul 24   Victor Emmanuel I, King of Sardinia (1802-21) on this day in history.  

Jul 25   On this day in history british capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War)  

Jul 25   On this day in history johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39  

Jul 26   French troops vacate Ticonderoga NY in the year 1759.  

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 on this day in history.  

Aug 08   Karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55 in the year 1759.  

Aug 10   Carlos III becomes king of Spain in the year 1759.  

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   On this day in history -19] 2nd sea battle of Lagos: England vs France  

Aug 24   In the year 1759 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   In the year 1759 girolamo Chiti, composer, dies at 80  

Sep 12   British soldiers capture the town of Quebec in the year 1759.  

Sep 13   British beat French forces at Plains of Abrahams (Quebec) on this day in history.  

Sep 13   British defeat French forces at the Battle of Quebec, Canada on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1759

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of maria Rosa Coccia, composer  

Jan 05   Jacques Cathelineau, French royalist/army leader was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history birth of paul Cuffe, Mass, merchant/shipbuilder/black nationalist  

Jan 21   Johan Valckenaer, Dutch politician/patriot was born on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Robert Burns, Alloway Scotland, poet (Auld Lang Syne) was born in the year 1759.  

Jan 31   Francois Devienne, composer was born in the year 1759.  

Feb 15   Friedrich A Wolfius, [Wolf], German philological (Prolegomena) was born in the year 1759.  

Feb 27   Johann Carl Friedrich Rellstab, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1759

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705)  

Jan 03   On this day in history death of marquis & Marquess of Tavora, Portugese nobles, executed  

Jan 05   Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79 in the year 1759.  

Jan 12   On this day in history anne of Hannover, English princess, dies at 49  

Feb 15   Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 in the year 1759.  

Mar 11   In the year 1759 death of john Forbes, British general (b. 1710)  

Apr 08   Francois de La Croix, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Apr 14   On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74