Historical Events In 1759
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 13 British defeat French forces at the Battle of Quebec, Canada in the year 1759.
Sep 13 James Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1759 james Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32
Sep 13 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English in the year 1759.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 18 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War in the year 1759.
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 in the year 1759.
Sep 28 In the year 1759 cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
Oct 12 Frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer in the year 1759.
Oct 13 Ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07) in the year 1759.
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice in the year 1759.
Oct 31 Earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred in the year 1759.
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
Nov 20 On this day in history nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer
Nov 21 In the year 1759 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
Nov 24 On this day in history destructive eruption of Vesuvius
Nov 27 In the year 1759 franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) in the year 1759.