Historical Events For 1779
Saturday, 21 October 2017
Nov 06 In the year 1779 michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1779 mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
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 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 In the year 1779 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels on this day in history.