Historical Events In 1779
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Nov 06 In the year 1779 michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 On this day in history joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49
Nov 13 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
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 In the year 1779 gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
Dec 31 On this day in history english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels