Historical Events For 1774
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Sep 17 Joseph Caspar Mezzofanti, Cardinal/linguist (understood 70 languages) on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history clement XIV, [Giovanni Ganganelli], Pope (1769-74), dies
Sep 26 John Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history ferdinando Orlandi, composer
Oct 13 In the year 1774 willem Bentinck, mister of Rhoon/Pendrecht/Orangist, dies at 69
Oct 14 On this day in history 1st Continental Congress is 1st to declare colonial rights (Phila)
Oct 14 On this day in history first Continental Congress is first to declare colonial rights (Phila)
Oct 14 On this day in history hubert MAJ van Asch van Wijck, Dutch politician
Oct 16 On this day in history robert Fergusson, Scottish songwriter (Scottish Poems), dies
Oct 18 Adolfs Muller, writer in the year 1774.
Oct 20 On this day in history continental Congress orders discouragment of entertainment
Oct 21 In the year 1774 first display of the word "Liberty" on a flag, raised by colonists in Taunton, Massachusetts and which was in defiance of British rule in Colonial America.
Oct 26 1st Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia in the year 1774.
Oct 26 In the year 1774 the First Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nov 14 Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer in the year 1774.
Nov 15 In the year 1774 william Horsley, composer
Dec 02 On this day in history johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist, dies at 54
Dec 06 In the year 1774 austria becomes the first nation to introduce state education
Dec 13 1st incident of Revolution-400 attack Ft William & Mary, NH in the year 1774.
Dec 13 First incident of the Revolution-400 attack Fort William and Mary, NH in the year 1774.
Dec 13 Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50 in the year 1774.
Dec 14 In the year 1774 mass militiamen successfully attacked arsenal of Ft William & Mary
Dec 16 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Empress Maria Theresa expels Jews from Prague, Bohemia & Moravia in the year 1774.
Dec 18 On this day in history jews expelled from Prague, Bohemia and Moravia by Empress Maria Theresa
Dec 20 Guillaume-Perre-Antoine Gatayes, composer on this day in history.
Dec 30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31] on this day in history.