Historical Events In 1759
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Sep 13 In the year 1759 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 On this day in history wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English
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 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War on this day in history.
Sep 18 James Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed in the year 1759.
Sep 26 In the year 1759 hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 In the year 1759 cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
Oct 12 In the year 1759 frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
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 In the year 1759 georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice
Oct 31 In the year 1759 earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 Timothy Olmstead, composer in the year 1759.
Nov 20 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French in the year 1759.
Nov 20 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
Nov 24 In the year 1759 destructive eruption of Vesuvius
Nov 27 In the year 1759 franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) on this day in history.