Historical Events Happened In 1759
Sunday, 04 October 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 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 In the year 1759 austrian troops occupy Dresden
Sep 14 On this day in history 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 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War in the year 1759.
Sep 18 James Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 On this day in history cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
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 In the year 1759 baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07)
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1759 franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) on this day in history.