Historical Events In 1759
Sunday, 07 June 2020
Sep 13 British defeat French forces at the Battle of Quebec, Canada in the year 1759.
Sep 13 James Wolfe British general dies during the Battle of the Palins of Abraham outside Quebec city on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1759 james Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at 32
Sep 13 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history austrian troops occupy Dresden
Sep 14 Louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Sep 18 Battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British in the year 1759.
Sep 18 British capture Québec during the French & Indian War in the year 1759.
Sep 18 James Wolfe & the French commander Louis Montcalm, killed on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history hans D L earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian fieldmarshal/gov-gen
Sep 28 In the year 1759 cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
Oct 12 On this day in history frantisek Vaclav Tomes, composer
Oct 13 Ecco Epkema, Dutch linguist (Frisian, old-Frisian) on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1759 baron Grenville, (Whig) British PM (1806-07)
Oct 26 In the year 1759 georges Danton, France, revolutionary leader/min of Justice
Oct 31 On this day in history earthquake in Safed Palestine kills hundred
Nov 13 On this day in history timothy Olmstead, composer
Nov 20 In the year 1759 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
Nov 20 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1759 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
Nov 24 Destructive eruption of Vesuvius on this day in history.
Nov 27 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 1st music store in America opens (Phila) in the year 1759.