Historical Events In 1774
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jan 11 On this day in history messier adds M51 (spiral galaxy in Canes Venatici) to his catalog
Jan 21 Mustapha III, sultan of Turkey (1957-74), dies at 56 in the year 1774.
Jan 24 Karl Moser, composer in the year 1774.
Jan 30 On this day in history capt Cook reaches 71°10' south, 1820km from south pole (record)
Jan 30 Captain Cook reaches 71º 10' S, 1820 km from S pole (record) in the year 1774.
Jan 30 Frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1774.
Feb 10 Andrew Becker demonstrates diving suit on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1774 florian Leopold Gassmann, composer, dies at 44
Feb 15 In the year 1774 w G Frederik, prince of Orange
Feb 16 In the year 1774 pierre Rode, composer
Feb 17 Raphaelle Peale, US, painter (After the Rain-1823) in the year 1774.
Feb 22 English House of Lords rules authors do not have perpetual copyright on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1774 1st sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel)
Mar 04 First sighting of Orion nebula in the year 1774.
Mar 05 Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer on this day in history.
Mar 07 British close port of Boston to all commerce on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history matthew Flinders, English navigator/cartographer (coast Australia)
Mar 20 On this day in history john Braham, composer
Mar 22 In the year 1774 a collection of English nursery rhymes is published and includes Baa, Baa, Black Sheep.
Mar 25 On this day in history english Parliament passes Boston Port Bill
Mar 28 In the year 1774 britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts
Apr 04 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 in the year 1774.
Apr 17 Vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer on this day in history.
Apr 19 CW Glucks opera "Iphigenia in Aulis," premieres in Paris in the year 1774.
Apr 21 In the year 1774 jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer (balloonist)
Apr 23 Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, painter, dies in the year 1774.
Apr 28 On this day in history francis Baily, describer of "Baily's Beads" during solar eclipse
Apr 30 In the year 1774 pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee
May 10 In the year 1774 louis XV, king of France (1715-74), dies at 64
May 10 Louis XVI ascends the throne of France on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history louis XVI ascends to throne of France
May 20 In the year 1774 britain gives Québec, Labrador & territory north of the Ohio
May 20 On this day in history britain gives Quebec, Labrador & territory north of Ohio
May 23 In the year 1774 chestertown tea party occurs (tea dumped into Chester River)