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Famous Deaths In 1779

Thursday, 23 January 2020

Jan 03 On this day in history death of claude Bourgelat, French veterinary surgeon (b. 1712) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20 In the year 1779 john Burman, Dutch botanist/director (botanical gardens), dies at 71 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22 In the year 1779 death of claudius Smith, American Revolutionary War loyalist (b. 1736) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02 Georg Philipp Kress, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07 William Boyce, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14 In the year 1779 death of james Cook, Scottish explorer killed by Native Hawaiians near Kealakekua on the Island of Hawaii at 50 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 16 On this day in history william Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), dies Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 24 On this day in history death of paul Daniel Longolius, German encylopedist (b. 1704) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 27 Jan Nepveu, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1769-79), dies at 59 on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 06 In the year 1779 tommaso MFS Traetta, Italian opera composer (Farnace), dies at 52 Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Apr 24 Eleazar Wheelock, American founder of Dartmouth College (b. 1711) died on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 03 John Winthrop, American astronomer (b. 1714) died in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 11 On this day in history john Heart, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at about 68 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 07 In the year 1779 death of william Warburton, English critic and Bishop of Gloucester (b. 1698) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 16 In the year 1779 death of sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 23 In the year 1779 death of ras Mikael Sehul, warlord of Ethiopia (b. about 1691) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 29 On this day in history anton R Mengs, German writer/neo-classic painter Madrid, dies at 51 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 14 George Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 03 On this day in history henry Kobell, Dutch painter/cartoonist, dies at 27 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 24 On this day in history death of saint Cosmas of Aetolia, Greek Orthodox martyr (b. 1714) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 02 In the year 1779 onno Zwier van Hairs, Fries poet (Agon), dies at 66 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 12 Richard Grenville-Temple, 2nd Earl Temple, English politician (b. 1711) died on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Oct 11 Casimir Pulaski, General, dies on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Oct 28 On this day in history raphael Weiss, composer, dies at 66 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 10 On this day in history joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 13 On this day in history thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 16 On this day in history death of pehr Kalm, Finnish explorer and naturalist (b. 1716) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 06 In the year 1779 death of jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin, French painter (b. 1699) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 08 Nathan Alcock, English physician (b. 1707) died on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 15 On this day in history manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62 Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 18 Jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68 on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 23 Augustus Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol, British admiral and politician (b. 1724) died in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 01 William Clowes, English printer (d. 1847) was born on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05 On this day in history birth of stephen Decatur, US, naval hero (War of 1812) Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05 Zebulon Montgomery Pike, explorer (Pike's Peak) was born on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 08 On this day in history birth of john White, composer Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 15 Jean Coralli, Paris, ballet producer/choreographer was born on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18 Peter Roget, thesaurus fame/inventor (slide rule, pocket chessboard) was born on this day in history. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22 Stefano Pavesi, composer was born in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 24 Elizabeth Alexeievna (Louise of Baden), Russian tsarina (d. 1826) was born in the year 1779. Click To Send On Whatsapp

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