Historical Events In 1766
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jul 18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms in the year 1766.
Jul 20 Isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies on this day in history.
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 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 The birth of John Dalton, British chemist on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1766 dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter, dies at 81
Nov 16 Rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist (Paris Conserv) in the year 1766.
Nov 20 John Wall Calcott, composer in the year 1766.
Nov 24 J J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist in the year 1766.
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 London auctioneers Christie's hold their 1st sale on this day in history.
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.