Historical Events For 1764
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Jul 01 On this day in history georg Christoph Grosheim, composer
Jul 05 In the year 1764 janos Lavotta, composer
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 in the year 1764.
Jul 17 In the year 1764 johann Mattheson, German composer, dies at 82
Jul 23 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation on this day in history.
Aug 20 Charles F Bentinck, Dutch minister of Colonies in the year 1764.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 17 John Goodricke, English astronomer/member Royal Society in the year 1764.
Oct 02 William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the year 1764.
Oct 14 On this day in history charles-Henri Plantade, composer
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 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1764.
Oct 25 John Adams marries Abigail Smith (marriage lasts 54 years) in the year 1764.
Nov 05 In the year 1764 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 In the year 1764 christian Goldbach, German mathematician, dies
Nov 26 France bans Jesuit enorde in the year 1764.
Nov 30 On this day in history dieudonne Raick, composer, dies at 61
Nov 30 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history louis-Sebastien Lebrun, composer
Dec 22 Barbara Juliane Krudener, Latvia, mystic visionary renounced nobility in the year 1764.