Historical Events In 1777
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
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 Juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos the mayo) on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1777 janos Fusz, composer
Dec 17 In the year 1777 france recognizes independence of English colonies in America
Dec 18 In the year 1777 1st national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender
Dec 18 First national Thanksgiving Day, commemorating Burgoyne's surrender in the year 1777.
Dec 19 In the year 1777 washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for the winter
Dec 19 On this day in history washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter
Dec 23 On this day in history 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 On this day in history kiritimati, also called Christmas Island, is discovered by James Cook
Dec 30 In the year 1777 maximilian III Jozef, elector of Bayern (1745-77), dies at 50