Historical Events In 1769
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jan 05 Jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics) on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1769 michel Ney, French marshal (Waterloo)
Jan 17 In the year 1769 ole Andreas Lindeman, composer
Jan 18 In the year 1769 hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan
Feb 02 In the year 1769 clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75
Feb 04 In the year 1769 samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer
Mar 02 DeWitt Clinton, (Gov/Sen-NY) on this day in history.
Mar 07 Josef Alois Ladurner, composer in the year 1769.
Mar 23 In the year 1769 william Smith, geologist (Strata Identified by Organized Fossils)
Mar 25 Salvatore Vigano, composer on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 03 In the year 1769 gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71
Apr 11 Johann Georg Lickl, composer in the year 1769.
Apr 12 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer in the year 1769.
Apr 20 In Cahokia Illinois, Pontiac, Chief of the Ottawas, murdered by an Illinois Indian; six years earlier he helped lead the Ottawa, Hurons (Wyandots), Potawatomis and Ojibwas in a rising against the British garrisons on the Great Lakes on this day in history.
Apr 20 Pontiac, indian chief to Ottawa, murdered on this day in history.
Apr 22 Madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress on this day in history.
Apr 24 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington in the year 1769.
Apr 25 On this day in history mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor
May 01 On this day in history arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British PM (C) (1828-30)
May 01 The birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington on this day in history.
May 04 Charles Hague, composer on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history ferdinand III, archduke of Austria/ruler of Toscane
May 07 Giuseppe Farinelli, composer in the year 1769.
May 10 On this day in history jean Lannes, duc de Montebello, Marshal of France
Jun 01 In the year 1769 joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer
Jun 04 On this day in history a transit of Venus is followed five hours later by a total solar eclipse, the shortest such interval in history.
Jun 07 Daniel Boone begins exploring Bluegrass State of Kentucky in the year 1769.
Jun 07 On this day in history daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
Jun 14 Dominique Della-Maria, composer in the year 1769.
Jul 04 In the year 1769 louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer
Jul 14 In the year 1769 the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
Jul 16 In the year 1769 father Junipero Serra founds Mission San Diego, 1st mission in Calif
Jul 16 Father Serra founds Mission San Diego, first mission in Calif on this day in history.