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Historical Events In 1754

Saturday, 18 January 2020

Jun 22   Nicholas Siret, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.  

Jun 26   On this day in history anthony Henday, an employee of the Hudson's Bay Company, leaves York Factory with a party of Plains Cree returning to the interior; returns June 23, 1755, having traveled as far west as present-day Red Deer, Alberta.  

Jul 03   On this day in history george Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War)  

Jul 04   George Washington gives Ft Necessity to France in the year 1754.  

Jul 07   On this day in history kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College)  

Jul 11   The birth of Thomas Bowdler, British censor on this day in history.  

Jul 11   Thomas Bowdler, famous prude, bowdlerized Shakespeare in the year 1754.  

Aug 02   Pierre Charles L'Enfant, France, architect laid out Wash DC in the year 1754.  

Aug 23   In the year 1754 louis XVI, Versailles, king of France (1774-93) eventually guillotined  

Aug 28   Peter Winter, composer in the year 1754.  

Sep 09   In the year 1754 william Bligh, nasty ship's captain (HMS Bounty)  

Oct 04   Tanacharison, Catawba Indian chief in the year 1754.  

Oct 08   Henry Fielding, English lawyer/author (Tom Jones), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

Nov 09   In the year 1754 johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer, dies at 70  

Nov 12   On this day in history jacob de Wit, Amsterdam painter/decorater, dies at 58  

Nov 26   In the year 1754 georg Forster, writer  

Dec 07   In the year 1754 jack Jouett, American patriot  

Dec 09   Etienne Ozi, composer on this day in history.  

Dec 14   Mahmud I, sultan of Turkey, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Dec 24   George Crabbe, Aldeburgh England, poet (Everlasting Mercy) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1754

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 15   Richard Martin, Irish animal rights activist (d. 1834) was born in the year 1754.  

Jan 24   In the year 1754 birth of andrew Ellicott, American surveyor (d. 1820)  

Jan 29   Moses Cleaveland, founder of Cleveland (d. 1806) was born in the year 1754.  

Jan 30   John Lansing, Jr., American statesman (d. 1829) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 13   Charles Maurice de Talleyrand, French politician (d. 1838) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 17   Jan Jachym Kopriva, composer was born in the year 1754.  

Feb 17   In the year 1754 birth of nicolas Baudin, French explorer (d. 1803)  

Feb 19   Vincenzo Monti, Italian poet/translator (Al Signor di Montgolfier) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1754

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on this day in history.  

Jan 28   In the year 1754 ludvig Holberg, Danish lawyer/writer (Hendrig og Pernille), dies at 69  

Feb 05   On this day in history nicolaas S Cruquius, hydraulic engineer, (Haarlemmermeer), dies at 75  

Feb 16   Richard Mead, physician, dies on this day in history.  

Mar 06   On this day in history henry Pelham, English premier (1745, 46-54), Gin Act, dies at about 57  

Mar 08   Don Jose de Carvajal bon Lancaster, Sp min of Foreign affairs, dies on this day in history.  

Mar 23   In the year 1754 death of johann Jakob Wettstein, Swiss theologian (b. 1693)  

Apr 02   Thomas Carte, English historian (b. 1686) died on this day in history.  

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