Historical Events In 1774
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 11 In the year 1774 messier adds M51 (spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici) to his catalog
Jan 21 In the year 1774 mustapha III, sultan of Turkey (1957-74), dies at 56
Jan 24 In the year 1774 karl Moser, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history capt Cook reaches 71°10' south, 1820km from south pole (record)
Jan 30 On this day in history captain Cook reaches 71º 10' S, 1820 km from S pole (record)
Jan 30 Frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1774.
Feb 10 Andrew Becker demonstrates diving suit in the year 1774.
Feb 10 Florian Leopold Gassmann, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1774.
Feb 15 W G Frederik, prince of Orange on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history pierre Rode, composer
Feb 17 On this day in history raphaelle Peale, US, painter (After the Rain-1823)
Feb 22 In the year 1774 english House of Lords rules authors do not have perpetual copyright
Mar 04 On this day in history 1st sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel)
Mar 04 First sighting of Orion nebula in the year 1774.
Mar 05 In the year 1774 christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer
Mar 07 In the year 1774 british close port of Boston to all commerce
Mar 16 In the year 1774 matthew Flinders, English navigator/cartographer (coast Australia)
Mar 20 On this day in history john Braham, composer
Mar 22 In the year 1774 a collection of English nursery rhymes is published and includes Baa, Baa, Black Sheep.
Mar 25 On this day in history english Parliament passes Boston Port Bill
Mar 28 Britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts in the year 1774.
Apr 04 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 in the year 1774.
Apr 17 On this day in history vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer
Apr 19 CW Glucks opera "Iphigenia in Aulis," premieres in Paris in the year 1774.
Apr 21 Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist) in the year 1774.
Apr 23 Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, painter, dies on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1774 francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
Apr 30 Pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee in the year 1774.
May 10 Louis XV, king of France (1715-74), dies at 64 on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history louis XVI ascends the throne of France
May 10 On this day in history louis XVI ascends to throne of France
May 20 In the year 1774 britain gives Québec, Labrador & territory north of the Ohio
May 20 In the year 1774 britain gives Quebec, Labrador & territory north of Ohio
May 23 On this day in history chestertown tea party occurs (tea dumped into Chester River)