Historical Events For 1779
Friday, 02 December 2016
Nov 06 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer in the year 1779.
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 In the year 1779 pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver
Dec 23 On this day in history benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels in the year 1779.