Historical Events For 1774
Friday, 24 February 2017
Sep 17 In the year 1774 joseph Caspar Mezzofanti, Cardinal/linguist (understood 70 languages)
Sep 22 On this day in history clement XIV, [Giovanni Ganganelli], Pope (1769-74), dies
Sep 26 John Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman in the year 1774.
Oct 07 In the year 1774 ferdinando Orlandi, composer
Oct 13 In the year 1774 willem Bentinck, mister of Rhoon/Pendrecht/Orangist, dies at 69
Oct 14 1st Continental Congress is 1st to declare colonial rights (Phila) in the year 1774.
Oct 14 In the year 1774 first Continental Congress is first to declare colonial rights (Phila)
Oct 14 In the year 1774 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 In the year 1774 continental Congress orders discouragment of entertainment
Oct 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1774 1st Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia
Oct 26 In the year 1774 the First Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nov 14 On this day in history gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer
Nov 15 William Horsley, composer in the year 1774.
Dec 02 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Dec 06 Austria becomes the first nation to introduce state education in the year 1774.
Dec 13 On this day in history 1st incident of Revolution-400 attack Ft William & Mary, NH
Dec 13 On this day in history first incident of the Revolution-400 attack Fort William and Mary, NH
Dec 13 Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50 in the year 1774.
Dec 14 Mass militiamen successfully attacked arsenal of Ft William & Mary on this day in history.
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 Jews expelled from Prague, Bohemia and Moravia by Empress Maria Theresa in the year 1774.
Dec 20 In the year 1774 guillaume-Perre-Antoine Gatayes, composer
Dec 30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31] in the year 1774.