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Historical Events In 1779

Sunday, 26 January 2020

Jan 05   Stephen Decatur, US, naval hero (War of 1812) in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 08   On this day in history john White, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 11   Ching-Thang Khomba is crowned King of Manipur in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 15   In the year 1779 jean Coralli, Paris, ballet producer/choreographer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 17   In the year 1779 capt Cooks last notation in ship's log Discovery  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 17   On this day in history captain Cook's last notation in ship's log Discovery  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   On this day in history peter Roget, thesaurus fame/inventor (slide rule, pocket chessboard)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   On this day in history the birth of Peter Roget, Founder of Roget's Thesaurus  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   On this day in history john Burman, Dutch botanist/director (botanical gardens), dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   In the year 1779 stefano Pavesi, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 23   In the year 1779 charles Messier catalogs M56 (globular cluster in Lyra)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 31   On this day in history charles Messier adds M57 (Ring Nebula in Lyra) to his catalog  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02   Georg Philipp Kress, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   William Boyce, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   In the year 1779 james Cook, Scottish explorer killed by Native Hawaiians near Kealakekua on the Island of Hawaii at 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 16   On this day in history william Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 20   Augustus Callcott, landscape painter, Kensington in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 21   On this day in history friedrich C von Savigny, German lawyer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 22   On this day in history joachim Nicolas Eggert, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 24   George Rogers Clark captures Vincennes (Ind) from British in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 24   In the year 1779 george Rogers Clark captures Vincennes IN from British  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 27   Jan Nepveu, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1769-79), dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 01   In the year 1779 jacob Gottfried Weber, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 06   In the year 1779 philipp Roth, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 11   US army Corps of Engineers established (1st time) in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 13   In the year 1779 oliver Shaw, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 15   In the year 1779 william Lamb, (Whig) Viscount Melbourne, British PM (1834, 1835-41)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 21   In the year 1779 alexis Garaude, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 28   In the year 1779 angelo Maria Benincori, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 06   Tommaso MFS Traetta, Italian opera composer (Farnace), dies at 52 in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 11   In the year 1779 louise Reichardt, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 21   William Knyvett, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 02   John Galt, Scotland, novelist (Ayrshire Legatees, Lawrie Todd) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 11   On this day in history john Heart, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at about 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In 1779

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Jan 01   William Clowes, English printer (d. 1847) was born in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Stephen Decatur, US, naval hero (War of 1812) was born in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Zebulon Montgomery Pike, explorer (Pike's Peak) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 08   John White, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 15   On this day in history birth of jean Coralli, Paris, ballet producer/choreographer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   In the year 1779 birth of peter Roget, thesaurus fame/inventor (slide rule, pocket chessboard)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   On this day in history birth of stefano Pavesi, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 24   In the year 1779 birth of elizabeth Alexeievna (Louise of Baden), Russian tsarina (d. 1826)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Famous Deaths In 1779

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   Claude Bourgelat, French veterinary surgeon (b. 1712) died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   John Burman, Dutch botanist/director (botanical gardens), dies at 71 in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   Claudius Smith, American Revolutionary War loyalist (b. 1736) died in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02   In the year 1779 georg Philipp Kress, composer, dies at 59  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   William Boyce, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   James Cook, Scottish explorer killed by Native Hawaiians near Kealakekua on the Island of Hawaii at 50 died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 16   In the year 1779 william Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 24   Paul Daniel Longolius, German encylopedist (b. 1704) died in the year 1779.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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