Historical Events For 1769
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Jan 05 In the year 1769 jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics)
Jan 10 Michel Ney, French marshal (Waterloo) on this day in history.
Jan 17 Ole Andreas Lindeman, composer in the year 1769.
Jan 18 On this day in history hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan
Feb 02 Clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75 in the year 1769.
Feb 04 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1769 deWitt Clinton, (Gov/Sen-NY)
Mar 07 Josef Alois Ladurner, composer on this day in history.
Mar 23 William Smith, geologist (Strata Identified by Organized Fossils) on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1769 salvatore Vigano, composer
Mar 27 In the year 1769 josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 03 In the year 1769 gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71
Apr 11 Johann Georg Lickl, composer on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1769 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 in the year 1769.
Apr 22 In the year 1769 madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress
Apr 24 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington in the year 1769.
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 on this day in history.
May 04 Charles Hague, composer in the year 1769.
May 06 Ferdinand III, archduke of Austria/ruler of Toscane on this day in history.
May 07 Giuseppe Farinelli, composer on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1769 jean Lannes, duc de Montebello, Marshal of France
Jun 01 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer in the year 1769.
Jun 04 A transit of Venus is followed five hours later by a total solar eclipse, the shortest such interval in history in the year 1769.
Jun 07 Daniel Boone begins exploring Bluegrass State of Kentucky on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1769 daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
Jun 14 In the year 1769 dominique Della-Maria, composer
Jul 04 Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer in the year 1769.
Jul 14 On this day in history the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
Jul 16 In the year 1769 father Junipero Serra founds Mission San Diego, 1st mission in Calif
Jul 16 Father Serra founds Mission San Diego, first mission in Calif on this day in history.