Historical Events In 1766
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Jul 18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms in the year 1766.
Jul 20 On this day in history isabelle Farnese, queen of Spain, dies
Jul 20 Thomas Bruce, earl of Elgin & Kincardine, British diplomat in the year 1766.
Aug 01 In the year 1766 ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer
Aug 22 Joseph-Denis Doche, composer in the year 1766.
Sep 06 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter in the year 1766.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 07 Andre Cheron, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1766.
Oct 09 Bedrich Divis Weber, composer in the year 1766.
Oct 22 Hans CE Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king on this day in history.
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 On this day in history rodolphe Kreitzer, France, composer/virtuoso violinist (Paris Conserv)
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 London auctioneers Christie's hold their 1st sale in the year 1766.
Dec 05 In the year 1766 the founder of the famous London auctioneers, James Christie, holds his first sale
Dec 29 The birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing on this day in history.