Historical Events Happened In 1772
Sunday, 24 May 2015
Jan 01 First traveler's cheques go on sale in London, can be used in 90 European cities on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1772 the firt traveler's checks issued (London)
Jan 04 Paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter in the year 1772.
Feb 10 1771 Maratha forces from the Deccan Plateau drive the Afghans out of Delhi, install the son of the exiled Mughal emperor Shah Alam as temporary ruler in the year 1772.
Feb 10 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75 in the year 1772.
Feb 12 In the year 1772 yves de Kerguelen of France discovers Kerguelen Archipelago, India
Feb 17 In the year 1772 1st partition of Poland-Russia & Prussia, joined later by Austria
Feb 22 On this day in history joseph Lipavsky, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1772 caspar Furstenau, composer
Mar 02 On this day in history robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73
Mar 10 On this day in history friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde)
Mar 11 George Reuter, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1772.
Mar 13 In the year 1772 gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick
Mar 27 On this day in history giovanni Liverati, composer
Mar 30 Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer in the year 1772.
Apr 01 Ignaz Franz von Mosel, composer in the year 1772.
Apr 07 F M Charles Fourier, French socialist on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1772 manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)
Apr 19 On this day in history david Ricardo, economist
Apr 19 On this day in history johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66
Apr 30 John Clais patents 1st scale in the year 1772.
May 01 In the year 1772 gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52
May 02 In the year 1772 novalis, writer
May 11 Amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed on this day in history.
May 11 Henri-Jean Rigel, composer on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1772 joseph Kerckhoff, Limburg surgeon/robber captain, hanged
May 20 In the year 1772 william Congreve, English officer (design fire rocket)
Jun 06 Haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles Chicago in the year 1772.
Jun 08 Robert Stevenson, Glasgow, civil engineer in the year 1772.
Jun 08 In the year 1772 the birth of Robert Stevenson, English engineer
Jun 09 On this day in history 1st Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion
Jun 09 On this day in history first Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion
Jun 10 In the year 1772 burning of Gaspée, British revenue cutter, by Rhode Islanders
Jun 15 Louis-Claude Daquin, French organist/composer (La Rose), dies at 77 in the year 1772.