Historical Events Happened In 1779
Friday, 01 July 2016
Nov 06 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer in the year 1779.
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779.
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1779 mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
Dec 15 In the year 1779 manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62
Dec 18 Jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68 in the year 1779.
Dec 18 In the year 1779 joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 In the year 1779 auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct on this day in history.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1779 english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels