Historical Events Happened In 1772
Saturday, 01 November 2014
Jun 18 Gerard of Swieten, botanist/painter of Maria Theresia, dies at 72 in the year 1772.
Jun 22 Slavery outlawed in England in the year 1772.
Jul 13 On this day in history capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas
Jul 25 Gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer on this day in history.
Aug 05 1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia on this day in history.
Aug 05 Poland loses one-third of her territory and half her population as she is partitioned among Russia, Austria, and Prussia on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1772 explosive eruption blows 4,000' off Papandayan Java, kills 3,000
Aug 11 In the year 1772 rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general
Aug 11 In the year 1772 the birth of Jean Victor Moreau, French general
Aug 19 Gustav III seizes effective control of Swedish govt & restores full power of monarchy, which had been subordinate to parliament since 1720 in the year 1772.
Aug 21 In the year 1772 alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29
Aug 21 King Gustav III completes his coup d'etat by adopting a new Constitution, ending half a century of parliamentary rule in Sweden and installing himself as an enlightened despot in the year 1772.
Aug 24 Willem I Frederik, grand duke of Luxembourg/king of Neth (1814-40) in the year 1772.
Aug 30 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader in the year 1772.
Aug 31 In the year 1772 hurricane destroy ships off Dominica
Sep 01 In the year 1772 mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa forms in California
Sep 18 On this day in history martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer
Sep 26 On this day in history new Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine
Oct 04 On this day in history francois-Louis Perne, composer
Oct 08 Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Samuel Taylor Coleridge, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner) in the year 1772.
Oct 21 In the year 1772 the birth of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet and friend of Wordsworth
Oct 25 In the year 1772 corneille Vander Planken, composer
Oct 30 In the year 1772 capt Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown
Nov 02 On this day in history boston patriot Samuel Adams, 50, and local physician Joseph Warren, 31, organize a Committee of Correspondence, similar committees spring up throughout the colonies, relaying the anti-British polemics of Adams and others.
Nov 02 Boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms in the year 1772.
Nov 05 In the year 1772 johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer in the year 1772.
Nov 11 John Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer
Dec 07 Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer in the year 1772.
Dec 12 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Dec 22 Moravian missionary constructs 1st schoolhouse west of Allegheny in the year 1772.
Dec 22 On this day in history moravian missionary constructs first schoolhouse west of Allegheny