Historical Events In 1759
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Sep 13 On this day in history james Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city
Sep 13 James Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32 in the year 1759.
Sep 13 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English in the year 1759.
Sep 14 In the year 1759 austrian troops occupy Dresden
Sep 14 On this day in history louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47
Sep 18 On this day in history battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British
Sep 18 In the year 1759 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War
Sep 18 In the year 1759 james Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed
Sep 26 In the year 1759 hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67 in the year 1759.
Oct 12 On this day in history frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
Oct 13 Ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian) in the year 1759.
Oct 25 Baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07) in the year 1759.
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice on this day in history.
Oct 31 Earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred in the year 1759.
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1759 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
Nov 20 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer in the year 1759.
Nov 21 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians on this day in history.
Nov 24 Destructive eruption of Vesuvius in the year 1759.
Nov 27 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history 1st music store in America opens (Phila)