Historical Events In 1774
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Sep 17 Joseph Caspar Mezzofanti, Cardinal/linguist (understood 70 languages) in the year 1774.
Sep 22 Clement XIV, [Giovanni Ganganelli], Pope (1769-74), dies on this day in history.
Sep 26 John Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman in the year 1774.
Oct 07 Ferdinando Orlandi, composer in the year 1774.
Oct 13 Willem Bentinck, mister of Rhoon/Pendrecht/Orangist, dies at 69 in the year 1774.
Oct 14 In the year 1774 1st Continental Congress is 1st to declare colonial rights (Phila)
Oct 14 First Continental Congress is first to declare colonial rights (Phila) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Hubert MAJ van Asch van Wijck, Dutch politician in the year 1774.
Oct 16 In the year 1774 robert Fergusson, Scottish songwriter (Scottish Poems), dies
Oct 18 Adolfs Muller, writer in the year 1774.
Oct 20 In the year 1774 continental Congress orders discouragment of entertainment
Oct 21 First display of the word "Liberty" on a flag, raised by colonists in Taunton, Massachusetts and which was in defiance of British rule in Colonial America in the year 1774.
Oct 26 In the year 1774 1st Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia
Oct 26 On this day in history the First Continental Congress adjourns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nov 14 Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, composer on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1774 william Horsley, composer
Dec 02 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist, dies at 54 in the year 1774.
Dec 06 In the year 1774 austria becomes the first nation to introduce state education
Dec 13 1st incident of Revolution-400 attack Ft William & Mary, NH in the year 1774.
Dec 13 On this day in history first incident of the Revolution-400 attack Fort William and Mary, NH
Dec 13 On this day in history susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
Dec 14 Mass militiamen successfully attacked arsenal of Ft William & Mary on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1774 francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV, dies at 80
Dec 18 Empress Maria Theresa expels Jews from Prague, Bohemia & Moravia on this day in history.
Dec 18 Jews expelled from Prague, Bohemia and Moravia by Empress Maria Theresa on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history guillaume-Perre-Antoine Gatayes, composer
Dec 30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31] on this day in history.