Historical Events In 1774
Monday, 23 April 2018
Jan 11 In the year 1774 messier adds M51 (spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici) to his catalog
Jan 21 In the year 1774 mustapha III, sultan of Turkey (1957-74), dies at 56
Jan 24 In the year 1774 karl Moser, composer
Jan 30 Capt Cook reaches 71°10' south, 1820km from south pole (record) in the year 1774.
Jan 30 In the year 1774 captain Cook reaches 71º 10' S, 1820 km from S pole (record)
Jan 30 In the year 1774 frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer, dies at 69
Feb 10 On this day in history andrew Becker demonstrates diving suit
Feb 10 On this day in history florian Leopold Gassmann, composer, dies at 44
Feb 15 In the year 1774 w G Frederik, prince of Orange
Feb 16 Pierre Rode, composer in the year 1774.
Feb 17 On this day in history raphaelle Peale, US, painter (After the Rain-1823)
Feb 22 English House of Lords rules authors do not have perpetual copyright on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history 1st sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel)
Mar 04 On this day in history first sighting of Orion nebula
Mar 05 Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history british close port of Boston to all commerce
Mar 16 On this day in history matthew Flinders, English navigator/cartographer (coast Australia)
Mar 20 In the year 1774 john Braham, composer
Mar 22 In the year 1774 a collection of English nursery rhymes is published and includes Baa, Baa, Black Sheep.
Mar 25 English Parliament passes Boston Port Bill on this day in history.
Mar 28 Britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts in the year 1774.
Apr 04 In the year 1774 oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17
Apr 17 In the year 1774 vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer
Apr 19 On this day in history cW Glucks opera "Iphigenia in Aulis," premieres in Paris
Apr 21 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist)
Apr 23 In the year 1774 christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, painter, dies
Apr 28 In the year 1774 francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
Apr 30 In the year 1774 pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee
May 10 In the year 1774 louis XV, king of France (1715-74), dies at 64
May 10 Louis XVI ascends the throne of France on this day in history.
May 10 Louis XVI ascends to throne of France in the year 1774.
May 20 Britain gives Québec, Labrador & territory north of the Ohio on this day in history.
May 20 Britain gives Quebec, Labrador & territory north of Ohio on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history chestertown tea party occurs (tea dumped into Chester River)