Historical Events For 1764
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Jul 01 Georg Christoph Grosheim, composer on this day in history.
Jul 05 Janos Lavotta, composer in the year 1764.
Jul 09 On this day in history ann Ward Radcliffe, English Gothic novelist (Italian)
Jul 16 Ivan VI, Emperor of Russia (1740-41), murdered at 23 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Johann Mattheson, German composer, dies at 82 in the year 1764.
Jul 23 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation in the year 1764.
Aug 20 On this day in history charles F Bentinck, Dutch minister of Colonies
Sep 11 On this day in history valentino Fioravanti, composer
Sep 12 Jean Philippe Rameau, French composer (Castor en Pollux), dies at 80 in the year 1764.
Sep 15 In the year 1764 friedrich Heine, composer
Sep 17 John Goodricke, English astronomer/member Royal Society on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1764 william Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Oct 14 Charles-Henri Plantade, composer on this day in history.
Oct 15 Edward Gibbon observes a group of friars singing in the ruined Temple of Jupiter in Rome, which inspires him to begin work on The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1764 jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer, dies at 67
Oct 25 John Adams marries Abigail Smith (marriage lasts 54 years) on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history pieter Nieuwland, Dutch scientist (Newton)
Nov 09 Mary Campbell, a captive of the Lenape during the French and Indian War, is turned over to forces commanded by Colonel Henry Bouquet on this day in history.
Nov 16 In the year 1764 native Americans surrender to British in Indian War of Chief Pontiac
Nov 20 On this day in history christian Goldbach, German mathematician, dies
Nov 26 France bans Jesuit enorde on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history dieudonne Raick, composer, dies at 61
Nov 30 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer in the year 1764.
Dec 10 In the year 1764 louis-Sebastien Lebrun, composer
Dec 22 In the year 1764 barbara Juliane Krudener, Latvia, mystic visionary renounced nobility