Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1778

Sunday, 09 August 2020

Jun 24   On this day in history peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64  

Jun 26   In the year 1778 angelo Antonio Caroli, composer, dies at 77  

Jun 27   Liberty Bell came home to Phila after the British had left in the year 1778.  

Jun 28   Battle of Monmouth, NJ in the year 1778.  

Jun 28   In the year 1778 battle of Monmouth, NJ (Gen Washington beats Clinton)  

Jun 28   Mary Ludwig Hayes "Molly Pitcher" aids American patriots in the year 1778.  

Jul 02   Jean-Jacques Rousseau, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jul 03   British forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa on this day in history.  

Jul 03   Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies in the year 1778.  

Jul 07   Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer in the year 1778.  

Jul 08   On this day in history allied French fleet under Comte d'Estaing arrives in America.  

Jul 08   On this day in history george Washington headquarters at West Point for his Continental Army  

Jul 10   In the year 1778 american Revolution: Louis XVI of France declares war on the Kingdom of Great Britain.  

Jul 10   Sigismund Ritter von Neukomm, Austrian composer/royal chaplain master in the year 1778.  

Jul 25   In the year 1778 heinrich Gebhard, composer  

Jul 28   Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jul 28   Charles Stewart, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1869 in the year 1778.  

Jul 29   Carl Borromaus Neuner, composer on this day in history.  

Aug 03   On this day in history teatro alla Scala opens in Milan  

Aug 05   Thomas Linley, composer, dies at 22 in the year 1778.  

Aug 09   In the year 1778 capt Cook passes through Bering Strait  

Aug 09   On this day in history captain Cook reaches Cape Prince of Wales, Bering straits  

Aug 11   Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, founder of turnverein (gymnastics) movement on this day in history.  

Aug 12   In the year 1778 francis Horner, politician  

Aug 14   Augustus Montague Toplady, hymn writer (Rock of Ages), dies in the year 1778.  

Aug 18   On this day in history fabian Gottlieb von Bellinghausen, 1st to circumnavigate Antarctica  

Aug 20   Bernardo O'Higgins, won independence for Chile in the year 1778.  

Aug 26   The first recorded ascent of Triglav, the highest mountain in Slovenia on this day in history.  

Aug 28   Jacob Wallenberg, Swedish writer/shipminister, dies in the year 1778.  

Aug 31   British kill 17 Stockbridge indians in Bronx during Revolution on this day in history.  

Aug 31   On this day in history british kill 17 Stockbridge indians in the Bronx during Revolution  

Sep 02   On this day in history leopold FJJJ van Sassen Ysselt, Dutch politician  

Sep 03   In the year 1778 jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, composer  

Sep 04   In the year 1778 city Amsterdam signs trade agreement with US rebels  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1778

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 03   Antoni Melchior FijaƂkowski, Polish bishop (d. 1861) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of fortunato Santini, composer  

Jan 10   In the year 1778 birth of carolus Linnaeus, Swedish botanist (naming plants & animals)  

Jan 13   Anton Fischer, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Charles F, duke of Berry/son of French king Charles X was born in the year 1778.  

Jan 26   In the year 1778 birth of ugo Foscolo, Italian poet (Ultime lettere di Jacopo Ortis)  

Jan 31   On this day in history birth of franz Anton graaf von Kolowrat, Austrian premiere of Bohemia (1848)  

Feb 04   In the year 1778 birth of a. P. de Candolle, Swiss botanist (d. 1841)  

Famous Deaths In 1778

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter, dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70 in the year 1778.  

Feb 15   On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80  

Feb 18   Joseph Marie Terray, French statesman (b. 1715) died on this day in history.  

Feb 20   On this day in history death of laura Bassi, Italian scholar (b. 1711)  

Mar 05   Thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

Mar 07   In the year 1778 death of charles De Geer, Swedish industrialist (b. 1720)  

Mar 13   Charles le Beau, French historian (b. 1701) died in the year 1778.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know