Historical Events In 1779
Friday, 16 November 2018
Nov 06 On this day in history michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 14 In the year 1779 mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
Dec 15 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1779.
Dec 18 Jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") in the year 1779.
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver in the year 1779.
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct in the year 1779.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels in the year 1779.