Historical Events Happened In 1772
Thursday, 05 May 2016
Jun 18 Gerard of Swieten, botanist/painter of Maria Theresia, dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia
Aug 05 In the year 1772 poland loses one-third of her territory and half her population as she is partitioned among Russia, Austria, and Prussia.
Aug 11 Explosive eruption blows 4,000' off Papandayan Java, kills 3,000 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29
Aug 21 In the year 1772 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.
Aug 24 On this day in history willem I Frederik, grand duke of Luxembourg/king of Neth (1814-40)
Aug 30 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.
Aug 31 Hurricane destroy ships off Dominica on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1772 mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa forms in California
Sep 18 In the year 1772 martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer
Sep 26 In the year 1772 new Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine
Oct 04 Francois-Louis Perne, composer in the year 1772.
Oct 08 On this day in history jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60
Oct 21 In the year 1772 samuel Taylor Coleridge, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner)
Oct 21 On this day in history the birth of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet and friend of Wordsworth
Oct 25 Corneille Vander Planken, composer on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1772 capt Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown
Nov 02 In the year 1772 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 In the year 1772 boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms
Nov 05 On this day in history johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50
Nov 10 On this day in history jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer
Nov 11 John Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84 in the year 1772.
Nov 18 Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer in the year 1772.
Dec 07 In the year 1772 joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
Dec 12 On this day in history johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41
Dec 22 In the year 1772 moravian missionary constructs 1st schoolhouse west of Allegheny
Dec 22 Moravian missionary constructs first schoolhouse west of Allegheny on this day in history.