Historical Events For 1779
Saturday, 19 August 2017
Nov 06 On this day in history michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 in the year 1779.
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 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") on this day in history.
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver in the year 1779.
Dec 23 In the year 1779 benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct
Dec 28 In the year 1779 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
Dec 31 On this day in history english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels