Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1759

Monday, 19 November 2018

Jan 02   In Montreal, French Intendant Bigot cuts the bread ration in New France to half a pound per person per day in the year 1759.  

Jan 03   Marquis & Marquess of Tavora, Portugese nobles, executed in the year 1759.  

Jan 04   On this day in history maria Rosa Coccia, composer  

Jan 05   Jacques Cathelineau, French royalist/army leader in the year 1759.  

Jan 05   Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79 in the year 1759.  

Jan 06   In the year 1759 george Washington marries Martha Dandridge Curtis  

Jan 11   On this day in history 1st American life insurance company incorporated, Philadelphia  

Jan 11   First American life insurance company incorporated, Philadelphia on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Anne of Hannover, English princess, dies at 49 in the year 1759.  

Jan 15   In the year 1759 british Museum opens in Montague House, London  

Jan 16   In the year 1759 british Museum opens in London  

Jan 17   Paul Cuffe, Mass, merchant/shipbuilder/black nationalist in the year 1759.  

Jan 21   In the year 1759 johan Valckenaer, Dutch politician/patriot  

Jan 25   On this day in history robert Burns, Alloway Scotland, poet (Auld Lang Syne)  

Jan 25   In the year 1759 the birth of Robert Burns, Scotland's national poet  

Jan 31   On this day in history francois Devienne, composer  

Feb 13   In Halifax Nova Scotia the first use of secret ballot in Canada in Nova Scotia Assembly; first legislature in British territory to permit secret voting on this day in history.  

Feb 15   Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 in the year 1759.  

Feb 15   In the year 1759 friedrich A Wolfius, [Wolf], German philological (Prolegomena)  

Feb 27   Johann Carl Friedrich Rellstab, composer in the year 1759.  

Feb 28   Pope Clement XIII allows Bible to be translated into various languages in the year 1759.  

Feb 28   Pope Clement XIII grants permission for the Bible to be translated into the languages of the Roman Catholic states on this day in history.  

Mar 02   Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner, composer on this day in history.  

Mar 13   27th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet in the year 1759.  

Apr 08   In the year 1759 british troops chase French out of Masulipatam India  

Apr 08   In the year 1759 francois de La Croix, composer, dies at 76  

Apr 13   French beat European Aliies in Battle of Bergen on this day in history.  

Apr 13   French beat European Allies in Battle of Bergen in the year 1759.  

Apr 14   On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74  

Apr 18   In the year 1759 jacques-Christian-Michel Widerkehr, composer  

Apr 20   In the year 1759 georg Friedrich Handel, buried in Westminster Abbey  

Apr 27   On this day in history mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, England, writer/feminist (Female Reader)  

Apr 27   On this day in history the birth of Mary Godwin/Shelley, Author of the novel 'Frankenstein'  

May 01   British fleet occupies Guadeloupe, West-Indies, on France on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1759

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of maria Rosa Coccia, composer  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of jacques Cathelineau, French royalist/army leader  

Jan 17   Paul Cuffe, Mass, merchant/shipbuilder/black nationalist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 21   In the year 1759 birth of johan Valckenaer, Dutch politician/patriot  

Jan 25   Robert Burns, Alloway Scotland, poet (Auld Lang Syne) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 31   In the year 1759 birth of francois Devienne, composer  

Feb 15   Friedrich A Wolfius, [Wolf], German philological (Prolegomena) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 27   On this day in history birth of johann Carl Friedrich Rellstab, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1759

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Ch├ętardie, French adventurer (b. 1705)  

Jan 03   In the year 1759 death of marquis & Marquess of Tavora, Portugese nobles, executed  

Jan 05   On this day in history thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79  

Jan 12   On this day in history anne of Hannover, English princess, dies at 49  

Feb 15   Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 in the year 1759.  

Mar 11   John Forbes, British general (b. 1710) died on this day in history.  

Apr 08   In the year 1759 francois de La Croix, composer, dies at 76  

Apr 14   On this day in history georg Friedrich Handel, organist/composer (Watermusic), dies at 74  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does life exist beyond Earth?
Yes
No
Don't Know