Historical Events For 1770
Friday, 28 July 2017
Jan 01 Date of action in the opera "Madeleine" on this day in history.
Jan 13 De Beaumarchais' "Les Deux Amis," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history battle of Golden Hill (Lower Manhattan)
Jan 25 Francis Burdett, British politician in the year 1770.
Jan 26 On this day in history alexander Carlyle, Moderator of General Assembly
Feb 05 Alexandre Brongniart, Paris, mineralogist/geologist (Tertiary) on this day in history.
Feb 18 Johann Christian Heinrich Rinck, composer on this day in history.
Feb 20 Ferdinando Carulli, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history christopher Snider, 11, Boston, becomes 1st martyr of US Revolution
Feb 22 On this day in history jan Matyas Nepomuk August Vitasek, composer
Feb 26 On this day in history antoine Reicha, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1770 francois Hanot, composer, dies at 72
Mar 05 Boston Massacre, British troops kill 5 in crowd. Crispus Attackus becomes 1st black to die for American freedom in the year 1770.
Mar 05 In the year 1770 crispus Attuks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre
Mar 05 On this day in history the Boston Massacre takes place when British soldiers kill five colonists who had been taunting them.
Mar 13 On this day in history daniel Lambert, England, giant (weighed 739 lbs (334 kg) at death)
Mar 25 Carl Friedrich Ebers, composer in the year 1770.
Mar 27 Giovanni B Tiepolo, Italian painter (Banquet of Cleopatra), dies at 73 in the year 1770.
Mar 28 On this day in history sophie Mereau, writer
Apr 07 The birth of William Wordsworth, English Poet in the year 1770.
Apr 07 William Wordsworth, England, poet laureate (Prelude) on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1770 capt James Cook discovers Botany Bay (Australia)
Apr 11 George Canning, (C) British PM (1827) on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1770 townsend Acts repealed
Apr 14 George Canning, London, British PM (1827) in the year 1770.
Apr 19 In the year 1770 amsterdam buys Van Aerssens family 1/3 part of Suriname
Apr 19 Esprit Joseph Antoine Blanchard, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1770.
Apr 20 Capt Cook arrives in New South Wales in the year 1770.
Apr 28 Capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1770 marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
Apr 28 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs in the year 1770.
Apr 30 In the year 1770 david Thompson, English/Canadian explorer (Columbia River)
May 01 In the year 1770 forby Sutherland is laid to rest at Botany Bay. He is the first European to be buried in New South Wales.
May 04 In the year 1770 christian Gottfried Krause, composer, dies at 51