Historical Events For 1779
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Nov 06 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer in the year 1779.
Nov 10 In the year 1779 joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49
Nov 13 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 14 Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62
Dec 18 In the year 1779 jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") in the year 1779.
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 On this day in history english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels