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Historical Events In 1772

Saturday, 18 January 2020

Jun 18   Gerard of Swieten, botanist/painter of Maria Theresia, dies at 72 in the year 1772.  

Jun 22   In the year 1772 slavery outlawed in England  

Jul 13   Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas on this day in history.  

Jul 25   Gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer in the year 1772.  

Aug 05   On this day in history 1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia  

Aug 05   Poland loses one-third of her territory and half her population as she is partitioned among Russia, Austria, and Prussia in the year 1772.  

Aug 11   Explosive eruption blows 4,000' off Papandayan Java, kills 3,000 in the year 1772.  

Aug 11   In the year 1772 rowland Hill, 1st Viscount/general  

Aug 11   On this day in history the birth of Jean Victor Moreau, French general  

Aug 19   On this day in history gustav III seizes effective control of Swedish govt & restores full power of monarchy, which had been subordinate to parliament since 1720  

Aug 21   On this day in history alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29  

Aug 21   In the year 1772 king Gustav III completes his coup d'etat by adopting a new Constitution, ending half a century of parliamentary rule in Sweden and installing himself as an enlightened despot.  

Aug 24   Willem I Frederik, grand duke of Luxembourg/king of Neth (1814-40) on this day in history.  

Aug 30   Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.  

Aug 31   In the year 1772 hurricane destroy ships off Dominica  

Sep 01   In the year 1772 mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa forms in California  

Sep 18   On this day in history martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer  

Sep 26   On this day in history new Jersey passes bill requiring a license to practice medicine  

Oct 04   Francois-Louis Perne, composer in the year 1772.  

Oct 08   Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1772.  

Oct 21   Samuel Taylor Coleridge, England, poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner) on this day in history.  

Oct 21   On this day in history the birth of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet and friend of Wordsworth  

Oct 25   On this day in history corneille Vander Planken, composer  

Oct 30   On this day in history capt Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown  

Nov 02   In the year 1772 boston patriot Samuel Adams, 50, and local physician Joseph Warren, 31, organize a Committee of Correspondence, similar committees spring up throughout the colonies, relaying the anti-British polemics of Adams and others.  

Nov 02   Boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms in the year 1772.  

Nov 05   In the year 1772 johannes Schmidlin, composer, dies at 50  

Nov 10   Jan Nepomuk Kanka, composer in the year 1772.  

Nov 11   John Mauritius Quinkhard, portrait painter, dies at 84 in the year 1772.  

Nov 18   In the year 1772 louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer  

Dec 07   Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowitz, composer in the year 1772.  

Dec 12   Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41 in the year 1772.  

Dec 22   Moravian missionary constructs 1st schoolhouse west of Allegheny on this day in history.  

Dec 22   Moravian missionary constructs first schoolhouse west of Allegheny on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1772

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1772 birth of paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter  

Jan 12   Count Mikhail Speransky, Russian reformer (d. 1839) was born in the year 1772.  

Feb 22   On this day in history birth of joseph Lipavsky, composer  

Feb 22   In the year 1772 birth of karl Jacob Wagner, composer  

Feb 26   Caspar Furstenau, composer was born on this day in history.  

Mar 10   Friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde) was born in the year 1772.  

Mar 27   On this day in history birth of giovanni Liverati, composer  

Mar 30   Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer was born in the year 1772.  

Famous Deaths In 1772

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 10   On this day in history jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75  

Feb 18   Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712) died in the year 1772.  

Mar 02   Robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73 in the year 1772.  

Mar 11   George Reuter, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Mar 21   On this day in history death of jacques-Nicolas Bellin, French cartographer (b. 1703)  

Mar 22   On this day in history death of john Canton, English physicist (b. 1718)  

Mar 26   On this day in history death of charles Pinot Duclos, French writer (b. 1704)  

Mar 29   On this day in history death of emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish philosopher and mathematician (b. 1688)  

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