Historical Events In 1766
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Jul 18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms in the year 1766.
Jul 20 In the year 1766 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 on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history john Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter
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) in the year 1766.
Oct 07 Andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history bedrich Divis Weber, composer
Oct 22 Hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king in the year 1766.
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 Dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter, dies at 81 on this day in history.
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 J J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist in the year 1766.
Nov 25 In the year 1766 pope Clement XIII warns On dangers of anti-Christian writings
Nov 25 In the year 1766 pope Clement XIII warns On the dangers of anti-Christian writings
Dec 05 In the year 1766 london auctioneers Christie's hold their 1st sale
Dec 05 In the year 1766 the founder of the famous London auctioneers, James Christie, holds his first sale
Dec 29 In the year 1766 the birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing