Historical Events In 1779
Thursday, 18 July 2019
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 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 14 Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver in the year 1779.
Dec 23 In the year 1779 benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct
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.