Historical Events In 1779
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Nov 06 In the year 1779 michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779.
Nov 13 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver in the year 1779.
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct on this day in history.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1779.
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels in the year 1779.