Historical Events Happened In 1759
Friday, 27 March 2015
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 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English in the year 1759.
Sep 14 Austrian troops occupy Dresden on this day in history.
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 On this day in history british capture Québec during the French & Indian War
Sep 18 On this day in history james Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed
Sep 26 In the year 1759 hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 On this day in history 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 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians in the year 1759.
Nov 24 Destructive eruption of Vesuvius on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1759 1st music store in America opens (Phila)