Historical Events For 1764
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
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 On this day in history ivan VI, Emperor of Russia (1740-41), murdered at 23
Jul 17 Johann Mattheson, German composer, dies at 82 in the year 1764.
Jul 23 In the year 1764 james Otis publishes views on taxation without representation
Aug 20 Charles F Bentinck, Dutch minister of Colonies on this day in history.
Sep 11 Valentino Fioravanti, composer on this day in history.
Sep 12 Jean Philippe Rameau, French composer (Castor en Pollux), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 15 Friedrich Heine, composer in the year 1764.
Sep 17 In the year 1764 john Goodricke, English astronomer/member Royal Society
Oct 02 On this day in history william Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Oct 14 In the year 1764 charles-Henri Plantade, composer
Oct 15 On this day in history 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
Oct 22 In the year 1764 jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer, dies at 67
Oct 25 On this day in history john Adams marries Abigail Smith (marriage lasts 54 years)
Nov 05 Pieter Nieuwland, Dutch scientist (Newton) on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history mary Campbell, a captive of the Lenape during the French and Indian War, is turned over to forces commanded by Colonel Henry Bouquet.
Nov 16 Native Americans surrender to British in Indian War of Chief Pontiac in the year 1764.
Nov 20 Christian Goldbach, German mathematician, dies in the year 1764.
Nov 26 On this day in history france bans Jesuit enorde
Nov 30 Dieudonne Raick, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Nov 30 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1764 louis-Sebastien Lebrun, composer
Dec 22 Barbara Juliane Krudener, Latvia, mystic visionary renounced nobility in the year 1764.