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Historical Events In 1768

Saturday, 20 July 2019

May 25   In the year 1768 explorer Captain Cook sets sail on his first voyage  

May 27   Johann M Fleischmann, German/Dutch stamp/letter designer, dies in the year 1768.  

Jun 08   On this day in history johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist, dies at 50  

Jun 21   1st US bachelor of medicine degree (Dr John Archer) on this day in history.  

Jun 21   In the year 1768 the first US bachelor of medicine degree (Dr John Archer)  

Jun 30   In the year 1768 elizabeth Kortright Monroe, 1st lady (1817-25)  

Jul 04   On this day in history willem van Hairs, Fries nobleman/poet (Suicide), dies at 58  

Jul 06   Conrad Johann Conrad Beissel, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1768.  

Jul 07   Firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel on this day in history.  

Jul 11   Jose Melchior de Nebra Blascu, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jul 18   Boston Gazette publishes "Liberty Song," America's 1st patriotic song in the year 1768.  

Jul 27   Charlotte Corday d'Armont, murdered Jean-Paul Marat in bath on this day in history.  

Aug 19   Saint Isaac's Cathedral is founded in Saint Petersburg, Russia in the year 1768.  

Aug 25   Captain James Cook departs from Plymouth, England on his 1st voyage onboard the Endeavour bound for the Pacific Ocean on this day in history.  

Aug 27   Anne-Francois Mellinet, French/Belgian general (Maastricht) in the year 1768.  

Sep 01   Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer on this day in history.  

Sep 04   On this day in history francois René de Chateaubriand, France, poet/novelist (Atala)  

Sep 12   Bemnjamin Carr, composer on this day in history.  

Sep 14   Georg Johann Schinn, composer in the year 1768.  

Sep 23   In the year 1768 william Wallace, Scottish mathematician (Rights of Wallace)  

Oct 01   On this day in history english troops under general Gauge lands in Boston  

Oct 01   On this day in history robert Simson, Scotland mathematician, dies at 80  

Oct 11   Adriaan van den Ende, Dutch vicar/educationalist on this day in history.  

Oct 28   Michel Blavet, French court flautist/composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Oct 30   1st Methodist church in US initiated (Wesley Chapel, NYC) in the year 1768.  

Oct 31   On this day in history francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer, dies at 78  

Nov 01   Pierre van Maldere, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.  

Nov 04   Johan Lulofs, Dutch physicist/philosopher/astronomer, dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Nov 17   Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Nov 21   Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on this day in history.  

Nov 24   Jean-Engelbert Pauwels, composer on this day in history.  

Dec 01   In the year 1768 the slave ship Fredensborg sinks off Tromøy in Norway.  

Dec 06   On this day in history 1st edition of "Encyclopedia Brittanica" published (Scotland)  

Dec 06   First edition of "Encyclopedia Brittanica" published (Scotland) in the year 1768.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1768

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 07   Joseph Bonaparte, King of Naples (d. 1844) was born in the year 1768.  

Jan 10   In the year 1768 birth of james Varicick, 1st AME Zion Bishop  

Jan 28   Frederick VI, Danish king (1808-39); lost Norway to Sweden (1814) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 04   Maurits C van Hall, Dutch ruler of Heicop & Boeicop, lawyer/politician was born on this day in history.  

Feb 12   Francis II, Florence Italy, last Holy Roman emperor (1792-1806) was born in the year 1768.  

Feb 13   Édouard Adolphe Casimir Joseph Mortier, French marshal (d. 1835) was born in the year 1768.  

Feb 15   In the year 1768 birth of jozef B Cannaert, [Olim], Flemish lawyer  

Mar 12   In the year 1768 birth of carolus Antonius Fodor, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1768

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73  

Jan 10   In the year 1768 charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82  

Jan 28   On this day in history john Wainwright, composer, dies at 44  

Feb 01   Sir Robert Rich, 4th Baronet, British cavalry officer (b. 1685) died on this day in history.  

Feb 02   In the year 1768 death of robert Smith, English mathematician (b. 1689)  

Feb 08   In the year 1768 death of george Dance the Elder, English architect (b. 1695)  

Feb 17   In the year 1768 death of arthur Onslow, English politician (b. 1691)  

Mar 01   Hermann Samuel Reimarus, German philosopher and writer (b. 1694) died in the year 1768.  

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