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Historical Events In 1776

Thursday, 26 May 2022

Apr 06   Sloop-of-war Ranger, frigate Queen of France and frigate Warren capture British Hibernia and 7 other vessels on this day in history.  

Apr 07   On this day in history captain John Barry and the USS Lexington captures the Edward.  

Apr 08   Thaddaus Weigl, composer in the year 1776.  

Apr 12   Halifax resolution for independence adopted by North Carolina on this day in history.  

Apr 15   In the year 1776 duchess of Kingston found guilty of bigamy  

Apr 19   Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi, dies at 78 in the year 1776.  

Apr 22   In the year 1776 johann Adolph Scheibe, German music theroist/composer, dies at 67  

Apr 24   Carolus van de Abeele, Flemish Jesuit, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Apr 26   Joan M Kemper, Dutch lawyer (designed civil code law book) on this day in history.  

May 01   Adam Weishaupt founds secret society of Illuminati in the year 1776.  

May 01   Adam Weishaupt founds the secret society of Illuminati on this day in history.  

May 02   In the year 1776 france & Spain agreed to give weapons to American rebels  

May 02   France &Spain agree to donate arms to American rebels in the year 1776.  

May 04   In the year 1776 johann Friedrich Herbart, Germany, philosopher/psychologist  

May 04   Rhode Island declares independence from England in the year 1776.  

May 06   James Kent, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1776.  

May 10   George Thomas Smart, composer in the year 1776.  

May 12   Juan Bros y Bertomel, composer on this day in history.  

May 12   Turgot, French minister of Finance, resigns on this day in history.  

May 13   In the year 1776 anton de Haen, medical Ratio medendi, dies at 71  

May 13   In the year 1776 charles Ots, composer  

Jun 01   On this day in history john George Schetky, composer  

Jun 07   Richard Lee (VA) moves Decl of Independence in Continental Congress in the year 1776.  

Jun 10   In the year 1776 continental Congress appoints a committee to write a Decl of Ind  

Jun 10   The Continental Congress appoints a committee to write a Declaration of Independence in the year 1776.  

Jun 11   Continental Congress create a committee to draft Decl of Independence in the year 1776.  

Jun 11   In the year 1776 john Constable, England, landscape painter (Hay Wain)  

Jun 11   The birth of John Constable, English painter on this day in history.  

Jun 12   On this day in history virginia adopts Declaration of Rights  

Jun 23   In the year 1776 final draft of Declaration of Independence submitted to US Congress  

Jun 27   Thomas Hickey, plan to hand George Washington to British, executed on this day in history.  

Jun 28   Charleston, SC repulses British sea attack on this day in history.  

Jun 28   In the year 1776 thomas Hickey, American sergeant convicted of treason, hanged  

Jun 29   On this day in history mission Dolores founded by SF Bay  

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Famous Birthdays In 1776

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of ferdinand von Schill, Prussian officer/rebel  

Jan 24   On this day in history birth of ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, German writer/judge/composer (Undine)  

Feb 11   On this day in history birth of joannis Capodistrias, Greek governor of Troezen (1827-31)  

Feb 11   In the year 1776 birth of ioannis Kapodistrias, Greek diplomat of the Russian Empire and first head of state of independent Greece (d. 1831)  

Feb 18   John Parry, composer was born in the year 1776.  

Feb 21   In the year 1776 birth of vincenzo Lavigna, composer  

Feb 23   In the year 1776 birth of john Walter II, London, chief proprietor (The Times, 1812-47)  

Mar 10   In the year 1776 birth of luise, queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III  

Famous Deaths In 1776

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Mar 05   On this day in history death of yeongjo of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1694)  

Mar 10   Élie Catherine Fréron, French critic (b. 1719) died on this day in history.  

Mar 24   John Harrison, English clockmaker (b. 1693) died in the year 1776.  

Mar 26   In the year 1776 death of samuel Ward, American politician (b. 1725)  

Apr 19   In the year 1776 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi, dies at 78  

Apr 22   On this day in history johann Adolph Scheibe, German music theroist/composer, dies at 67  

Apr 24   Carolus van de Abeele, Flemish Jesuit, dies at 84 in the year 1776.  

Apr 29   On this day in history death of edward Wortley Montagu, English traveler and writer (b. 1713)  

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