Historical Events In 1779
Friday, 14 August 2020
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 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 In the year 1779 joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 In the year 1779 auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver
Dec 23 On this day in history benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct
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