Historical Events In 1770
Monday, 20 January 2020
Jan 01 Date of action in the opera "Madeleine" in the year 1770.
Jan 13 De Beaumarchais' "Les Deux Amis," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Jan 19 Battle of Golden Hill (Lower Manhattan) on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history francis Burdett, British politician
Jan 26 On this day in history alexander Carlyle, Moderator of General Assembly
Feb 05 Alexandre Brongniart, Paris, mineralogist/geologist (Tertiary) in the year 1770.
Feb 18 On this day in history johann Christian Heinrich Rinck, composer
Feb 20 Ferdinando Carulli, composer in the year 1770.
Feb 22 Christopher Snider, 11, Boston, becomes 1st martyr of US Revolution on this day in history.
Feb 22 Jan Matyas Nepomuk August Vitasek, composer on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history antoine Reicha, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1770 francois Hanot, composer, dies at 72
Mar 05 Boston Massacre, British troops kill 5 in crowd. Crispus Attackus becomes 1st black to die for American freedom on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history crispus Attuks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre
Mar 05 In the year 1770 the Boston Massacre takes place when British soldiers kill five colonists who had been taunting them.
Mar 13 In the year 1770 daniel Lambert, England, giant (weighed 739 lbs (334 kg) at death)
Mar 25 In the year 1770 carl Friedrich Ebers, composer
Mar 27 In the year 1770 giovanni B Tiepolo, Italian painter (Banquet of Cleopatra), dies at 73
Mar 28 On this day in history sophie Mereau, writer
Apr 07 In the year 1770 the birth of William Wordsworth, English Poet
Apr 07 William Wordsworth, England, poet laureate (Prelude) in the year 1770.
Apr 09 Capt James Cook discovers Botany Bay (Australia) in the year 1770.
Apr 11 On this day in history george Canning, (C) British PM (1827)
Apr 12 On this day in history townsend Acts repealed
Apr 14 In the year 1770 george Canning, London, British PM (1827)
Apr 19 In the year 1770 amsterdam buys Van Aerssens family 1/3 part of Suriname
Apr 19 In the year 1770 esprit Joseph Antoine Blanchard, composer, dies at 74
Apr 20 Capt Cook arrives in New South Wales in the year 1770.
Apr 28 In the year 1770 capt James Cook in Endeavor lands at Botany Bay in Australia
Apr 28 On this day in history marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
Apr 28 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/minister of Foreign affairs
Apr 30 David Thompson, English/Canadian explorer (Columbia River) in the year 1770.
May 01 Forby Sutherland is laid to rest at Botany Bay. He is the first European to be buried in New South Wales in the year 1770.
May 04 In the year 1770 christian Gottfried Krause, composer, dies at 51