Historical Events In 1779
Monday, 25 March 2019
Nov 06 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer on this day in history.
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779.
Nov 13 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 14 On this day in history mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
Dec 15 In the year 1779 manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62
Dec 18 Jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68 in the year 1779.
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1779 auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1779 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels in the year 1779.