Historical Events In 1759
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Sep 13 British defeat French forces at the Battle of Quebec, Canada on this day in history.
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 On this day in history james Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32
Sep 13 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English on this day in history.
Sep 14 Austrian troops occupy Dresden on this day in history.
Sep 14 Louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Sep 18 Battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history british capture Québec during the French & Indian War
Sep 18 In the year 1759 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 On this day in history frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
Oct 13 In the year 1759 ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian)
Oct 25 In the year 1759 baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07)
Oct 26 Georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice in the year 1759.
Oct 31 On this day in history earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer in the year 1759.
Nov 20 In the year 1759 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
Nov 20 On this day in history nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer
Nov 21 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians in the year 1759.
Nov 24 In the year 1759 destructive eruption of Vesuvius
Nov 27 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) in the year 1759.