Historical Events In 1774
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Jan 11 In the year 1774 messier adds M51 (spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici) to his catalog
Jan 21 Mustapha III, sultan of Turkey (1957-74), dies at 56 in the year 1774.
Jan 24 Karl Moser, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Capt Cook reaches 71°10' south, 1820km from south pole (record) on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1774 captain Cook reaches 71º 10' S, 1820 km from S pole (record)
Jan 30 On this day in history frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer, dies at 69
Feb 10 On this day in history andrew Becker demonstrates diving suit
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 In the year 1774 raphaelle Peale, US, painter (After the Rain-1823)
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history first sighting of Orion nebula
Mar 05 On this day in history christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer
Mar 07 In the year 1774 british close port of Boston to all commerce
Mar 16 Matthew Flinders, English navigator/cartographer (coast Australia) in the year 1774.
Mar 20 John Braham, composer on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1774 a collection of English nursery rhymes is published and includes Baa, Baa, Black Sheep.
Mar 25 In the year 1774 english Parliament passes Boston Port Bill
Mar 28 In the year 1774 britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts
Apr 04 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 on this day in history.
Apr 17 Vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1774 cW Glucks opera "Iphigenia in Aulis," premieres in Paris
Apr 21 In the year 1774 jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist)
Apr 23 In the year 1774 christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, painter, dies
Apr 28 Francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse in the year 1774.
Apr 30 Pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee in the year 1774.
May 10 On this day in history louis XV, king of France (1715-74), dies at 64
May 10 Louis XVI ascends the throne of France in the year 1774.
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 Britain gives Quebec, Labrador & territory north of Ohio on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1774 chestertown tea party occurs (tea dumped into Chester River)