Historical Events In 1776
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Apr 06 In the year 1776 sloop-of-war Ranger, frigate Queen of France and frigate Warren capture British Hibernia and 7 other vessels
Apr 07 Captain John Barry and the USS Lexington captures the Edward on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1776 thaddaus Weigl, composer
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 on this day in history.
Apr 22 Johann Adolph Scheibe, German music theroist/composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1776 carolus van de Abeele, Flemish Jesuit, dies at 84
Apr 26 Joan M Kemper, Dutch lawyer (designed civil code law book) in the year 1776.
May 01 Adam Weishaupt founds secret society of Illuminati in the year 1776.
May 01 On this day in history adam Weishaupt founds the secret society of Illuminati
May 02 France & Spain agreed to give weapons to American rebels in the year 1776.
May 02 On this day in history france &Spain agree to donate arms to American rebels
May 04 Johann Friedrich Herbart, Germany, philosopher/psychologist in the year 1776.
May 04 On this day in history rhode Island declares independence from England
May 06 On this day in history james Kent, composer, dies at 76
May 10 In the year 1776 george Thomas Smart, composer
May 12 Juan Bros y Bertomel, composer in the year 1776.
May 12 On this day in history turgot, French minister of Finance, resigns
May 13 Anton de Haen, medical Ratio medendi, dies at 71 in the year 1776.
May 13 Charles Ots, composer on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history john George Schetky, composer
Jun 07 On this day in history richard Lee (VA) moves Decl of Independence in Continental Congress
Jun 10 On this day in history continental Congress appoints a committee to write a Decl of Ind
Jun 10 In the year 1776 the Continental Congress appoints a committee to write a Declaration of Independence.
Jun 11 Continental Congress create a committee to draft Decl of Independence in the year 1776.
Jun 11 John Constable, England, landscape painter (Hay Wain) in the year 1776.
Jun 11 In the year 1776 the birth of John Constable, English painter
Jun 12 Virginia adopts Declaration of Rights in the year 1776.
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 Thomas Hickey, American sergeant convicted of treason, hanged in the year 1776.
Jun 29 In the year 1776 mission Dolores founded by SF Bay