Historical Events In 1779
Friday, 20 May 2022
Nov 06 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1779 joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 in the year 1779.
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 14 On this day in history mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
Dec 15 On this day in history manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62
Dec 18 On this day in history jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") on this day in history.
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver in the year 1779.
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct on this day in history.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1779 english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels