Historical Events Happened In 1759
Friday, 24 October 2014
Sep 13 James Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city in the year 1759.
Sep 13 In the year 1759 james Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32
Sep 13 On this day in history wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English
Sep 14 Austrian troops occupy Dresden on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1759 louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47
Sep 18 In the year 1759 battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British
Sep 18 In the year 1759 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War
Sep 18 James Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed in the year 1759.
Sep 26 Hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen in the year 1759.
Sep 28 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
Oct 13 Ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian) in the year 1759.
Oct 25 Baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07) on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1759 georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice
Oct 31 On this day in history earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer in the year 1759.
Nov 20 In the year 1759 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
Nov 20 On this day in history nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer
Nov 21 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians in the year 1759.
Nov 24 In the year 1759 destructive eruption of Vesuvius
Nov 27 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1759 1st music store in America opens (Phila)