Historical Events In 1779
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Nov 06 On this day in history michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779.
Nov 13 Thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1779 pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer
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 On this day in history jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68
Dec 18 Joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history") in the year 1779.
Dec 19 On this day in history auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver
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 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels on this day in history.