Historical Events In 1778
Saturday, 04 April 2020
Sep 17 On this day in history 1st treaty between the US & Indian tribes signed (Fort Pitt)
Sep 19 The Continental Congress passes the first budget of the United States on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1778 balthazar Huydecoper, translator/historian, dies at 83
Oct 03 Capt Cook anchors at Alaska on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1778 giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher, dies at 58
Nov 11 In the year 1778 iroquois Indians in NY kill 40 in Cherry Valley Massacre
Nov 14 Johann Nepomuk Hummel, composer on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1778 capt Cook discovers Maui (Sandwich Islands [now Hawaii])
Nov 26 Capt Cook discovers Maui (Sandwich Islands) in the year 1778.
Nov 26 Jean-Noel Hamal, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1778 john Murray, publisher
Dec 15 In the year 1778 godert AGP baron van der Capellen, Dutch gov-gen (Dutch-Indies)
Dec 17 Hunphry Davy, English chemist (discovered some elements) on this day in history.
Dec 26 Juan Lovera, Venezuela, artist on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history english troops occupy Savannah, Georgia