Historical Events Happened In 1772
Saturday, 31 January 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 Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas in the year 1772.
Jul 25 In the year 1772 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 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general on this day in history.
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 In the year 1772 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 Martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1772 samuel Taylor Coleridge, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner)
Oct 21 In the year 1772 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 in the year 1772.
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 On this day in history boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms
Nov 05 Johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1772.
Nov 10 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer in the year 1772.
Nov 11 John Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84 in the year 1772.
Nov 18 In the year 1772 louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer
Dec 07 In the year 1772 joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer
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