Historical Events Happened In 1779
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Nov 06 On this day in history michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 In the year 1779 joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1779 pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer
Dec 14 Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer in the year 1779.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") on this day in history.
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver on this day in history.
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct in the year 1779.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1779.
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels on this day in history.