Historical Events Happened In 1772
Friday, 03 July 2015
Jun 18 On this day in history gerard of Swieten, botanist/painter of Maria Theresia, dies at 72
Jun 22 Slavery outlawed in England on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1772 capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas
Jul 25 In the year 1772 gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer
Aug 05 In the year 1772 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 On this day in history explosive eruption blows 4,000' off Papandayan Java, kills 3,000
Aug 11 On this day in history rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general
Aug 11 The birth of Jean Victor Moreau, French general in the year 1772.
Aug 19 On this day in history gustav III seizes effective control of Swedish govt & restores full power of monarchy, which had been subordinate to parliament since 1720
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 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1772.
Oct 04 In the year 1772 francois-Louis Perne, composer
Oct 08 Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1772.
Oct 21 Samuel Taylor Coleridge, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner) in the year 1772.
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 Capt Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown on this day in history.
Nov 02 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 in the year 1772.
Nov 02 Boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms in the year 1772.
Nov 05 Johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 10 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history john Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84
Nov 18 Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1772 joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
Dec 12 In the year 1772 johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41
Dec 22 Moravian missionary constructs 1st schoolhouse west of Allegheny on this day in history.
Dec 22 Moravian missionary constructs first schoolhouse west of Allegheny in the year 1772.