Historical Events Happened In 1772
Thursday, 02 July 2015
Jan 01 In the year 1772 first traveler's cheques go on sale in London, can be used in 90 European cities
Jan 01 The firt traveler's checks issued (London) in the year 1772.
Jan 04 On this day in history paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter
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 on this day in history.
Feb 10 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75 in the year 1772.
Feb 12 Yves de Kerguelen of France discovers Kerguelen Archipelago, India on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1772 1st partition of Poland-Russia & Prussia, joined later by Austria
Feb 22 Joseph Lipavsky, composer on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1772 caspar Furstenau, composer
Mar 02 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Mar 10 Friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde) on this day in history.
Mar 11 George Reuter, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 13 Gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick in the year 1772.
Mar 27 In the year 1772 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 Manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo) in the year 1772.
Apr 19 David Ricardo, economist in the year 1772.
Apr 19 In the year 1772 johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66
Apr 30 John Clais patents 1st scale on this day in history.
May 01 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52 in the year 1772.
May 02 In the year 1772 novalis, writer
May 11 Amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed in the year 1772.
May 11 In the year 1772 henri-Jean Rigel, composer
May 11 In the year 1772 joseph Kerckhoff, Limburg surgeon/robber captain, hanged
May 20 On this day in history william Congreve, English officer (design fire rocket)
Jun 06 On this day in history haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles Chicago
Jun 08 In the year 1772 robert Stevenson, Glasgow, civil engineer
Jun 08 The birth of Robert Stevenson, English engineer in the year 1772.
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 Burning of Gaspée, British revenue cutter, by Rhode Islanders in the year 1772.
Jun 15 In the year 1772 louis-Claude Daquin, French organist/composer (La Rose), dies at 77