Historical Events For 1769
Friday, 02 December 2016
Jan 05 Jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics) in the year 1769.
Jan 10 On this day in history michel Ney, French marshal (Waterloo)
Jan 17 In the year 1769 ole Andreas Lindeman, composer
Jan 18 In the year 1769 hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan
Feb 02 Clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Feb 04 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer on this day in history.
Mar 02 DeWitt Clinton, (Gov/Sen-NY) in the year 1769.
Mar 07 In the year 1769 josef Alois Ladurner, composer
Mar 23 On this day in history william Smith, geologist (Strata Identified by Organized Fossils)
Mar 25 Salvatore Vigano, composer on this day in history.
Mar 27 Josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1769.
Apr 03 Gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history johann Georg Lickl, composer
Apr 12 On this day in history giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer
Apr 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1769 madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress
Apr 24 In the year 1769 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 The birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington in the year 1769.
May 04 In the year 1769 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 Jean Lannes, duc de Montebello, Marshal of France on this day in history.
Jun 01 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history a transit of Venus is followed five hours later by a total solar eclipse, the shortest such interval in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history daniel Boone begins exploring Bluegrass State of Kentucky
Jun 07 Daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky in the year 1769.
Jun 14 Dominique Della-Maria, composer on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1769 louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer
Jul 14 In the year 1769 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 the year 1769.
Jul 16 Father Serra founds Mission San Diego, first mission in Calif on this day in history.