Historical Events In 1777
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Dec 12 Albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69 in the year 1777.
Dec 12 Rev Benjamin Russen executed at Tyburn, England for rape on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1777 juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos the mayo)
Dec 16 Janos Fusz, composer on this day in history.
Dec 17 France recognizes independence of English colonies in America in the year 1777.
Dec 18 In the year 1777 1st national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender
Dec 18 In the year 1777 first national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender
Dec 19 Washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for the winter on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1777 washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter
Dec 23 In the year 1777 aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25)
Dec 23 On this day in history the birth of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia during Napoleon's disastrous campaign
Dec 24 Kiritimati, also called Christmas Island, is discovered by James Cook on this day in history.
Dec 30 Maximilian III Jozef, elector of Bayern (1745-77), dies at 50 in the year 1777.