Historical Events Happened In 1774
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Sep 17 Joseph Caspar Mezzofanti, Cardinal/linguist (understood 70 languages) in the year 1774.
Sep 22 On this day in history clement XIV, [Giovanni Ganganelli], Pope (1769-74), dies
Sep 26 In the year 1774 john Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman
Oct 07 In the year 1774 ferdinando Orlandi, composer
Oct 13 Willem Bentinck, mister of Rhoon/Pendrecht/Orangist, dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 Robert Fergusson, Scottish songwriter (Scottish Poems), dies in the year 1774.
Oct 18 Adolfs Muller, writer on this day in history.
Oct 20 Continental Congress orders discouragment of entertainment in the year 1774.
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 The First Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on this day in history.
Nov 14 Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer on this day in history.
Nov 15 William Horsley, composer on this day in history.
Dec 02 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist, dies at 54 in the year 1774.
Dec 06 Austria becomes the first nation to introduce state education in the year 1774.
Dec 13 In the year 1774 1st incident of Revolution-400 attack Ft William & Mary, NH
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 in the year 1774.
Dec 18 On this day in history empress Maria Theresa expels Jews from Prague, Bohemia & Moravia
Dec 18 Jews expelled from Prague, Bohemia and Moravia by Empress Maria Theresa on this day in history.
Dec 20 Guillaume-Perre-Antoine Gatayes, composer in the year 1774.
Dec 30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31] in the year 1774.