Historical Events In 1766
Friday, 15 November 2019
Jul 18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies
Jul 20 On this day in history thomas Bruce, earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat
Aug 01 On this day in history ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer
Aug 22 Joseph-Denis Doche, composer in the year 1766.
Sep 06 In the year 1766 john Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter
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 On this day in history andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71
Oct 09 In the year 1766 bedrich Divis Weber, composer
Oct 22 On this day in history 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 Dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter, dies at 81 in the year 1766.
Nov 16 Rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist (Paris Conserv) in the year 1766.
Nov 20 John Wall Calcott, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the founder of the famous London auctioneers, James Christie, holds his first sale
Dec 29 The birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing in the year 1766.