Historical Events In 1759
Tuesday, 23 July 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 In the year 1759 wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English
Sep 14 Austrian troops occupy Dresden on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47
Sep 18 Battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British in the year 1759.
Sep 18 In the year 1759 british capture Québec during the French & Indian War
Sep 18 On this day in history james Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed
Sep 26 Hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1759 cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
Oct 12 Frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer on this day in history.
Oct 13 Ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07) on this day in history.
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice in the year 1759.
Oct 31 In the year 1759 earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 On this day in history timothy Olmstead, composer
Nov 20 On this day in history -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 on this day in history.
Nov 27 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) on this day in history.