Historical Events In 1772
Monday, 13 July 2020
Jan 01 First traveler's cheques go on sale in London, can be used in 90 European cities in the year 1772.
Jan 01 The firt traveler's checks issued (London) on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1772 paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter
Feb 10 In the year 1772 1771 Maratha forces from the Deccan Plateau drive the Afghans out of Delhi, install the son of the exiled Mughal emperor Shah Alam as temporary ruler
Feb 10 On this day in history jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75
Feb 12 Yves de Kerguelen of France discovers Kerguelen Archipelago, India on this day in history.
Feb 17 1st partition of Poland-Russia & Prussia, joined later by Austria in the year 1772.
Feb 22 Joseph Lipavsky, composer in the year 1772.
Feb 26 Caspar Furstenau, composer on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73
Mar 10 Friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde) on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history george Reuter, composer, dies at 63
Mar 13 Gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick in the year 1772.
Mar 27 In the year 1772 giovanni Liverati, composer
Mar 30 Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1772 ignaz Franz von Mosel, composer
Apr 07 In the year 1772 f M Charles Fourier, French socialist
Apr 11 Manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo) on this day in history.
Apr 19 David Ricardo, economist on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66
Apr 30 In the year 1772 john Clais patents 1st scale
May 01 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52 in the year 1772.
May 01 In the year 1772 measles in North America
May 01 In the year 1772 persian Plague in Persia killing 2 million+ people
May 02 In the year 1772 novalis, writer
May 11 In the year 1772 amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed
May 11 Henri-Jean Rigel, composer in the year 1772.
May 11 In the year 1772 joseph Kerckhoff, Limburg surgeon/robber captain, hanged
May 20 In the year 1772 william Congreve, English officer (design fire rocket)
Jun 06 Haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles Chicago on this day in history.
Jun 08 Robert Stevenson, Glasgow, civil engineer in the year 1772.
Jun 08 In the year 1772 the birth of Robert Stevenson, English engineer
Jun 09 In the year 1772 1st Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion
Jun 09 On this day in history first Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion