Historical Events Happened In 1769
Thursday, 18 September 2014
Jan 05 Jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics) on this day in history.
Jan 10 Michel Ney, French marshal (Waterloo) in 1769.
Jan 17 On this day in history ole Andreas Lindeman, composer
Jan 18 Hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75
Feb 04 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer in 1769.
Mar 02 DeWitt Clinton, (Gov/Sen-NY) on this day in history.
Mar 07 Josef Alois Ladurner, composer in 1769.
Mar 23 William Smith, geologist (Strata Identified by Organized Fossils) on this day in history.
Mar 25 Salvatore Vigano, composer on this day in history.
Mar 27 Josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60 in 1769.
Apr 03 Gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Apr 11 Johann Georg Lickl, composer on this day in history.
Apr 12 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer in 1769.
Apr 20 In [ apr 20 in Cahokia Illinois, Pontiac, Chief of the Ottawas, murdered by an Illinois Indian; six years earlier he helped lead the Ottawa, Hurons (Wyandots), Potawatomis and Ojibwas in a rising against the British garrisons on the Great Lakes.
Apr 20 Pontiac, indian chief to Ottawa, murdered on this day in history.
Apr 22 Madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington
Apr 25 Mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor on this day in history.
May 01 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British PM (C) (1828-30) on this day in history.
May 01 In [ may 01 the birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington
May 04 In [ may 04 charles Hague, composer
May 06 Ferdinand III, archduke of Austria/ruler of Toscane on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history giuseppe Farinelli, composer
May 10 In [ may 10 jean Lannes, duc de Montebello, Marshal of France
Jun 01 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer in 1769.
Jun 04 A transit of Venus is followed five hours later by a total solar eclipse, the shortest such interval in history in 1769.
Jun 07 Daniel Boone begins exploring Bluegrass State of Kentucky on this day in history.
Jun 07 In [ jun 07 daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
Jun 14 In [ jun 14 dominique Della-Maria, composer
Jul 04 In [ jul 04 louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer
Jul 14 In [ jul 14 the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
Jul 16 Father Junipero Serra founds Mission San Diego, 1st mission in Calif in 1769.
Jul 16 In [ jul 16 father Serra founds Mission San Diego, first mission in Calif