Historical Events For 1777
Sunday, 23 July 2017
Dec 12 Albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69 in the year 1777.
Dec 12 Rev Benjamin Russen executed at Tyburn, England for rape on this day in history.
Dec 14 Juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos the mayo) on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history janos Fusz, composer
Dec 17 In the year 1777 france recognizes independence of English colonies in America
Dec 18 1st national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender in the year 1777.
Dec 18 In the year 1777 first national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender
Dec 19 Washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for the winter in the year 1777.
Dec 19 In the year 1777 washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter
Dec 23 Aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25) in the year 1777.
Dec 23 In the year 1777 the birth of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia during Napoleon's disastrous campaign
Dec 24 Kiritimati, also called Christmas Island, is discovered by James Cook on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history maximilian III Jozef, elector of Bayern (1745-77), dies at 50