Historical Events In 1766
Monday, 25 March 2019
Jul 18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms on this day in history.
Jul 20 Isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies in the year 1766.
Jul 20 On this day in history thomas Bruce, earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat
Aug 01 Ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1766 joseph-Denis Doche, composer
Sep 06 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter in the year 1766.
Sep 06 On this day in history the birth of John Dalton, British chemist
Sep 25 On this day in history armand-Emmanuel, duc de Richelieu, French PM (1815-18, 1820-21)
Oct 07 In the year 1766 andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71
Oct 09 In the year 1766 bedrich Divis Weber, composer
Oct 22 In the year 1766 hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king
Nov 10 The last Colonial governor of New Jersey, William Franklin, signs the charter of Queen's College (later renamed Rutgers University) in the year 1766.
Nov 16 On this day in history dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter, dies at 81
Nov 16 Rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist (Paris Conserv) on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history john Wall Calcott, composer
Nov 24 In the year 1766 j J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist
Nov 25 In the year 1766 pope Clement XIII warns On dangers of anti-Christian writings
Nov 25 Pope Clement XIII warns On the dangers of anti-Christian writings on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 29 The birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing on this day in history.