Historical Events In 1766
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jul 18 In the year 1766 society of the Dutch Literary forms
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 On this day in history ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer
Aug 22 On this day in history joseph-Denis Doche, composer
Sep 06 In the year 1766 john Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter
Sep 06 In the year 1766 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 Andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1766.
Oct 09 Bedrich Divis Weber, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1766 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 In the year 1766 john Wall Calcott, composer
Nov 24 On this day in history j J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist
Nov 25 Pope Clement XIII warns On dangers of anti-Christian writings in the year 1766.
Nov 25 Pope Clement XIII warns On the dangers of anti-Christian writings in the year 1766.
Dec 05 London auctioneers Christie's hold their 1st sale in the year 1766.
Dec 05 The founder of the famous London auctioneers, James Christie, holds his first sale in the year 1766.
Dec 29 In the year 1766 the birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing