Historical Events For 1777
Monday, 20 November 2017
Dec 12 In the year 1777 albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69
Dec 12 In the year 1777 rev Benjamin Russen executed at Tyburn, England for rape
Dec 14 Juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos the mayo) in the year 1777.
Dec 16 In the year 1777 janos Fusz, composer
Dec 17 On this day in history france recognizes independence of English colonies in America
Dec 18 1st national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender in the year 1777.
Dec 18 First national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender on this day in history.
Dec 19 Washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for the winter on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter
Dec 23 In the year 1777 aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25)
Dec 23 The birth of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia during Napoleon's disastrous campaign in the year 1777.
Dec 24 In the year 1777 kiritimati, also called Christmas Island, is discovered by James Cook
Dec 30 On this day in history maximilian III Jozef, elector of Bayern (1745-77), dies at 50