Historical Events Happened In 1759
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Sep 13 On this day in history james Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city
Sep 13 James Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English
Sep 14 In the year 1759 austrian troops occupy Dresden
Sep 14 Louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47 in the year 1759.
Sep 18 In the year 1759 battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British
Sep 18 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War in the year 1759.
Sep 18 On this day in history james Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed
Sep 26 On this day in history hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67 in the year 1759.
Oct 12 Frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer in the year 1759.
Oct 13 In the year 1759 ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian)
Oct 25 Baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07) on this day in history.
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice in the year 1759.
Oct 31 In the year 1759 earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer in the year 1759.
Nov 20 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French in the year 1759.
Nov 20 In the year 1759 nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer
Nov 21 In the year 1759 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
Nov 24 In the year 1759 destructive eruption of Vesuvius
Nov 27 On this day in history franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1759 1st music store in America opens (Phila)