Historical Events In 1777
Tuesday, 23 July 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 in the year 1777.
Dec 14 In the year 1777 juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos the mayo)
Dec 16 On this day in history janos Fusz, composer
Dec 17 France recognizes independence of English colonies in America on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history 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 Washington settles his troops at Valley Forge, Pa for winter on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1777 aleksandr I P Romanov, tsar of Russia (1801-25)
Dec 23 The birth of Alexander I, Tsar of Russia during Napoleon's disastrous campaign on this day in history.
Dec 24 Kiritimati, also called Christmas Island, is discovered by James Cook in the year 1777.
Dec 30 Maximilian III Jozef, elector of Bayern (1745-77), dies at 50 in the year 1777.