Historical Events In 1766
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jul 18 On this day in history society of the Dutch Literary forms
Jul 20 Isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies in the year 1766.
Jul 20 Thomas Bruce, earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat on this day in history.
Aug 01 Ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer in the year 1766.
Aug 22 Joseph-Denis Doche, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1766 the birth of John Dalton, British chemist
Sep 25 Armand-Emmanuel, duc de Richelieu, French PM (1815-18, 1820-21) on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71
Oct 09 On this day in history bedrich Divis Weber, composer
Oct 22 Hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history the last Colonial governor of New Jersey, William Franklin, signs the charter of Queen's College (later renamed Rutgers University).
Nov 16 In the year 1766 dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter, dies at 81
Nov 16 On this day in history rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist (Paris Conserv)
Nov 20 In the year 1766 john Wall Calcott, composer
Nov 24 In the year 1766 j J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist
Nov 25 Pope Clement XIII warns On dangers of anti-Christian writings on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1766 pope Clement XIII warns On the dangers of anti-Christian writings
Dec 05 On this day in history london auctioneers Christie's hold their 1st sale
Dec 05 The founder of the famous London auctioneers, James Christie, holds his first sale in the year 1766.
Dec 29 The birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing on this day in history.