Historical Events Happened In 1759
Wednesday, 06 May 2015
Sep 13 James Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city on this day in history.
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 in the year 1759.
Sep 14 In the year 1759 louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47
Sep 18 Battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British in the year 1759.
Sep 18 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War in the year 1759.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 28 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1759 frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
Oct 13 On this day in history ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian)
Oct 25 On this day in history baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07)
Oct 26 On this day in history georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice
Oct 31 In the year 1759 earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 In the year 1759 timothy Olmstead, composer
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 On this day in history 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)