Historical Events In 1758
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jun 30 Seven Years' War: The Battle of Domstadtl takes place in the year 1758.
Jul 05 On this day in history lake George New York, General James Abercromby leaves the ruins of Fort William Henry at the head of Lake George to attack the French at Fort Carillon; army of 6,000 British regulars, and almost 9000 provincials from New England, New York and New Jersey, embarks in hundreds of batteaux and whale boats.
Jul 06 In the year 1758 george Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe, British general
Jul 08 English & Colonial assault on France at Ticonderoga, NY on this day in history.
Jul 21 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration) on this day in history.
Jul 24 George Washington admitted to Virginia House of Burgess in the year 1758.
Jul 24 John Dyer, poet, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken in the year 1758.
Jul 26 On this day in history british battle fleet under gen James Wolfe conquerors Louisbourg
Jul 29 Antonius van Gils, Dutch RC theologist (opposed Enlightenment) in the year 1758.
Aug 08 British troops occupy & plunder Cherbourg on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history bruno Dalberg/Anonymus Belga, [Petrus the Wacker van Zon], writer
Aug 14 In the year 1758 battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russia, 1000s killed
Aug 14 In the year 1758 carle [Antoine CH] Vernet, French painter/lithographer
Aug 15 Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60 in the year 1758.
Aug 25 Battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russians: 1000s killed in the year 1758.
Aug 25 Franz Teyber, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history colonel John Bradstreet 1714-1774 captures Fort Frontenac and its rich storehouses, as well as nine armed vessels with 100 guns, the total French naval force on Lake Ontario; British have only two wounded and not a single man killed
Aug 29 First indian reservation established in the year 1758.
Aug 29 On this day in history gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75
Aug 29 New Jersey Legislature forms 1st Indian reservation in the year 1758.
Sep 01 In the year 1758 wilhelmus Kist, writer/director of Dutch Staatscourant
Sep 11 Battle of Saint Cast France repels British invasion during the Seven Year's War on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1758 charles Messier observes Crab Nebula & begins catalog
Sep 12 Charles Messier observes the Crab Nebula and begins catalog on this day in history.
Sep 26 Cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires in the year 1758.
Sep 29 On this day in history horatio Nelson, Burnham Thorpe Britain, naval hero (Trafalgar)
Sep 29 On this day in history the birth of Horatio Nelson, English admiral killed at Trafalgar
Oct 05 In the year 1758 thomas Greatorex, composer
Oct 07 Paul Anton Wineberger, composer on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1758 wilhelm Olbers, discovered asteroids (Pallas & Vesta)
Oct 14 Battle at Hochkirk, Saksen: Austrian army beats Prussia in the year 1758.
Oct 16 Noah Webster, lexicographer (Webster's Dictionary) in the year 1758.
Oct 19 On this day in history johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies