Historical Events In 1772
Monday, 27 January 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) in the year 1772.
Jan 04 Paul-Louis Courier, (de Mere), French writer/interpreter in the year 1772.
Feb 10 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 on this day in history.
Feb 10 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1772 yves de Kerguelen of France discovers Kerguelen Archipelago, India
Feb 17 On this day in history 1st partition of Poland-Russia & Prussia, joined later by Austria
Feb 22 In the year 1772 joseph Lipavsky, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1772 caspar Furstenau, composer
Mar 02 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer, dies at 73 in the year 1772.
Mar 10 In the year 1772 friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde)
Mar 11 On this day in history george Reuter, composer, dies at 63
Mar 13 On this day in history gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick
Mar 27 In the year 1772 giovanni Liverati, composer
Mar 30 On this day in history johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer
Apr 01 On this day in history ignaz Franz von Mosel, composer
Apr 07 On this day in history f M Charles Fourier, French socialist
Apr 11 In the year 1772 manuel Jose Quintana, Spanish author/poet (El Duque de Viseo)
Apr 19 David Ricardo, economist in the year 1772.
Apr 19 On this day in history johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66
Apr 30 John Clais patents 1st scale on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1772 gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52
May 02 In the year 1772 novalis, writer
May 11 Amsterdam theater destroyed by fire, 18 killed on this day in history.
May 11 Henri-Jean Rigel, composer in the year 1772.
May 11 Joseph Kerckhoff, Limburg surgeon/robber captain, hanged on this day in history.
May 20 William Congreve, English officer (design fire rocket) on this day in history.
Jun 06 Haitian explorer Jean Baptiste-Pointe Dusable settles Chicago in the year 1772.
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 First Protestant church west of Penn (in Ohio) holds communion on this day in history.
Jun 10 Burning of GaspĂ©e, British revenue cutter, by Rhode Islanders on this day in history.
Jun 15 Louis-Claude Daquin, French organist/composer (La Rose), dies at 77 on this day in history.