Historical Events In 1761
Saturday, 15 June 2019
Jan 03 On this day in history willem de Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph), dies at 73
Jan 04 In the year 1761 stephen Hales, English vicar/inventor (ventilator), dies at 83
Jan 07 In the year 1761 afghans defeat Mahrattas at Paniput in India.
Jan 07 In the year 1761 battle at Panipat India Afghan army beats Mahratten
Jan 07 Battle at Panipat India: Afghan army beats Mahratten in the year 1761.
Jan 16 British took Pondicherry after siege, marking end of French dominion in India in the year 1761.
Jan 16 The British capture Pondicherry, India from the French on this day in history.
Jan 17 James Hall, Scotland, geologist on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1761 giovanni Domenico Perotti, composer
Jan 23 In the year 1761 friedrich von Matthison, German poet (Adelaide)
Jan 29 On this day in history abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
Feb 14 On this day in history british troops occupy Fort Michilimackinac in Michigan
Feb 15 Carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Feb 22 Erik Eriksson Tulindberg, composer on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1761 earl d'Andreossi, French general/member of parliament
Mar 07 In the year 1761 antonio Palella, composer, dies at 68
Mar 23 In the year 1761 john W de Winter, Dutch vice-admiral (Battle at Kamperduin)
Mar 27 On this day in history johann Ludwig Steiner, composer, dies at 72
Apr 09 On this day in history william Law, theologian, dies
Apr 17 On this day in history thomas Bayes, English mathematician
Apr 20 In the year 1761 johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer
May 13 Adrian Loosjes Pzn, publisher/writer (Mauritius Lijnslager) on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history thomas Simpson, English mathematician (rule of Simpson), dies at 50
May 15 In the year 1761 jacob Mossel, governor-general (Dutch East Indies), dies at 56
May 16 In the year 1761 john Opie, artist
May 22 In the year 1761 1st life insurance policy in US, issued in Phila
May 22 The first life insurance policy in the U S is issued, in Philadelphia on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1761 henry Scrapnel, English inventor (shrapnel shell)
Jun 08 In the year 1761 british fleet occupies Belle Britain
Jun 10 Puritan version of "Othello" opens in Newport Rhode Island in the year 1761.
Jun 12 Meinrad Spiess, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1761.
Jun 13 In the year 1761 anton Wranitzky, composer
Jul 20 Joseph Lefebvre, composer in the year 1761.
Jul 25 Charlotte von Kalb, German writer in the year 1761.