Historical Events In 1754
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Jun 22 In the year 1754 nicholas Siret, composer, dies at 91
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 In the year 1754 george Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War)
Jul 04 On this day in history george Washington gives Ft Necessity to France
Jul 07 Kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College) on this day in history.
Jul 11 The birth of Thomas Bowdler, British censor on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history thomas Bowdler, famous prude, bowdlerized Shakespeare
Aug 02 In the year 1754 pierre Charles L'Enfant, France, architect laid out Wash DC
Aug 23 On this day in history louis XVI, Versailles, king of France (1774-93) eventually guillotined
Aug 28 Peter Winter, composer on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history william Bligh, nasty ship's captain (HMS Bounty)
Oct 04 On this day in history tanacharison, Catawba Indian chief
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 In the year 1754 jacob de Wit, Amsterdam painter/decorater, dies at 58
Nov 26 Georg Forster, writer on this day in history.
Dec 07 Jack Jouett, American patriot in the year 1754.
Dec 09 In the year 1754 etienne Ozi, composer
Dec 14 In the year 1754 mahmud I, sultan of Turkey, dies at 58
Dec 24 On this day in history george Crabbe, Aldeburgh England, poet (Everlasting Mercy)