Historical Events In 1769
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Jan 05 Jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics) on this day in history.
Jan 10 Michel Ney, French marshal (Waterloo) on this day in history.
Jan 17 Ole Andreas Lindeman, composer on this day in history.
Jan 18 Hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan on this day in history.
Feb 02 Clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Feb 04 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer in the year 1769.
Mar 02 DeWitt Clinton, (Gov/Sen-NY) on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history josef Alois Ladurner, composer
Mar 23 William Smith, geologist (Strata Identified by Organized Fossils) in the year 1769.
Mar 25 In the year 1769 salvatore Vigano, composer
Mar 27 In the year 1769 josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 03 Gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71 in the year 1769.
Apr 11 On this day in history johann Georg Lickl, composer
Apr 12 On this day in history giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer
Apr 20 In Cahokia Illinois, Pontiac, Chief of the Ottawas, murdered by an Illinois Indian; six years earlier he helped lead the Ottawa, Hurons (Wyandots), Potawatomis and Ojibwas in a rising against the British garrisons on the Great Lakes on this day in history.
Apr 20 Pontiac, indian chief to Ottawa, murdered on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1769 madame du Barry becomes King Louis XV's "official" mistress
Apr 24 In the year 1769 arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington
Apr 25 Mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor in the year 1769.
May 01 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British PM (C) (1828-30) in the year 1769.
May 01 The birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington on this day in history.
May 04 Charles Hague, composer in the year 1769.
May 06 Ferdinand III, archduke of Austria/ruler of Toscane in the year 1769.
May 07 Giuseppe Farinelli, composer on this day in history.
May 10 Jean Lannes, duc de Montebello, Marshal of France on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1769 joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer
Jun 04 A transit of Venus is followed five hours later by a total solar eclipse, the shortest such interval in history in the year 1769.
Jun 07 Daniel Boone begins exploring Bluegrass State of Kentucky in the year 1769.
Jun 07 On this day in history daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
Jun 14 On this day in history dominique Della-Maria, composer
Jul 04 Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, composer in the year 1769.
Jul 14 On this day in history the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
Jul 16 Father Junipero Serra founds Mission San Diego, 1st mission in Calif on this day in history.
Jul 16 Father Serra founds Mission San Diego, first mission in Calif in the year 1769.