Historical Events In 1772
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1772 first traveler's cheques go on sale in London, can be used in 90 European cities
Jan 01 The firt traveler's checks issued (London) on this day in history.
Jan 04 Paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter on this day in history.
Feb 10 1771 Maratha forces from the Deccan Plateau drive the Afghans out of Delhi, install the son of the exiled Mughal emperor Shah Alam as temporary ruler in the year 1772.
Feb 10 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75 in the year 1772.
Feb 12 In the year 1772 yves de Kerguelen of France discovers Kerguelen Archipelago, India
Feb 17 1st partition of Poland-Russia & Prussia, joined later by Austria on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history joseph Lipavsky, composer
Feb 26 On this day in history caspar Furstenau, composer
Mar 02 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73 in the year 1772.
Mar 10 On this day in history friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde)
Mar 11 George Reuter, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1772 gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick
Mar 27 Giovanni Liverati, composer in the year 1772.
Mar 30 In the year 1772 johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer
Apr 01 In the year 1772 ignaz Franz von Mosel, composer
Apr 07 In the year 1772 f M Charles Fourier, French socialist
Apr 11 On this day in history manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)
Apr 19 David Ricardo, economist in the year 1772.
Apr 19 Johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1772.
Apr 30 John Clais patents 1st scale in the year 1772.
May 01 In the year 1772 gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52
May 02 Novalis, writer on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed
May 11 In the year 1772 henri-Jean Rigel, composer
May 11 On this day in history joseph Kerckhoff, Limburg surgeon/robber captain, hanged
May 20 William Congreve, English officer (design fire rocket) in the year 1772.
Jun 06 Haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles Chicago in the year 1772.
Jun 08 Robert Stevenson, Glasgow, civil engineer on this day in history.
Jun 08 The birth of Robert Stevenson, English engineer on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1772 1st Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion
Jun 09 In the year 1772 first Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion
Jun 10 In the year 1772 burning of Gaspée, British revenue cutter, by Rhode Islanders
Jun 15 In the year 1772 louis-Claude Daquin, French organist/composer (La Rose), dies at 77