Historical Events Happened In 1772
Sunday, 30 August 2015
Jun 18 Gerard of Swieten, botanist/painter of Maria Theresia, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history slavery outlawed in England
Jul 13 Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas in the year 1772.
Jul 25 On this day in history gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer
Aug 05 1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia in the year 1772.
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 in the year 1772.
Aug 11 On this day in history rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general
Aug 11 On this day in history the birth of Jean Victor Moreau, French general
Aug 19 In the year 1772 gustav III seizes effective control of Swedish govt & restores full power of monarchy, which had been subordinate to parliament since 1720
Aug 21 On this day in history alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29
Aug 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1772 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 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 New Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine on this day in history.
Oct 04 Francois-Louis Perne, composer in the year 1772.
Oct 08 Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1772.
Oct 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history corneille Vander Planken, composer
Oct 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms
Nov 05 Johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1772 jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer
Nov 11 In the year 1772 john Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84
Nov 18 In the year 1772 louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer
Dec 07 Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1772 moravian missionary constructs first schoolhouse west of Allegheny