Historical Events In 1758
Thursday, 21 March 2019
Jun 30 Seven Years' War: The Battle of Domstadtl takes place in the year 1758.
Jul 05 In the year 1758 lake George New York, General James Abercromby leaves the ruins of Fort William Henry at the head of Lake George to attack the French at Fort Carillon; army of 6,000 British regulars, and almost 9000 provincials from New England, New York and New Jersey, embarks in hundreds of batteaux and whale boats.
Jul 06 In the year 1758 george Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe, British general
Jul 08 In the year 1758 english & Colonial assault on France at Ticonderoga, NY
Jul 21 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration)
Jul 24 George Washington admitted to Virginia House of Burgess in the year 1758.
Jul 24 In the year 1758 john Dyer, poet, dies
Jul 25 Seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken on this day in history.
Jul 26 British battle fleet under gen James Wolfe conquerors Louisbourg in the year 1758.
Jul 29 On this day in history antonius van Gils, Dutch RC theologist (opposed Enlightenment)
Aug 08 In the year 1758 british troops occupy & plunder Cherbourg
Aug 09 On this day in history bruno Dalberg/Anonymus Belga, [Petrus the Wacker van Zon], writer
Aug 14 Battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russia, 1000s killed on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1758 carle [Antoine CH] Vernet, French painter/lithographer
Aug 15 Pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Battle at Zorndorf: Prussia beat Russians: 1000s killed in the year 1758.
Aug 25 Franz Teyber, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history colonel John Bradstreet 1714-1774 captures Fort Frontenac and its rich storehouses, as well as nine armed vessels with 100 guns, the total French naval force on Lake Ontario; British have only two wounded and not a single man killed
Aug 29 First indian reservation established in the year 1758.
Aug 29 On this day in history gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75
Aug 29 On this day in history new Jersey Legislature forms 1st Indian reservation
Sep 01 Wilhelmus Kist, writer/director of Dutch Staatscourant on this day in history.
Sep 11 Battle of Saint Cast France repels British invasion during the Seven Year's War in the year 1758.
Sep 12 On this day in history charles Messier observes Crab Nebula & begins catalog
Sep 12 On this day in history charles Messier observes the Crab Nebula and begins catalog
Sep 26 Cosme Argerich, Argentine physician, founder of the Medicine School of Buenos Aires in the year 1758.
Sep 29 In the year 1758 horatio Nelson, Burnham Thorpe Britain, naval hero (Trafalgar)
Sep 29 On this day in history the birth of Horatio Nelson, English admiral killed at Trafalgar
Oct 05 On this day in history thomas Greatorex, composer
Oct 07 Paul Anton Wineberger, composer in the year 1758.
Oct 11 On this day in history wilhelm Olbers, discovered asteroids (Pallas & Vesta)
Oct 14 Battle at Hochkirk, Saksen: Austrian army beats Prussia on this day in history.
Oct 16 Noah Webster, lexicographer (Webster's Dictionary) in the year 1758.
Oct 19 On this day in history johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies