Historical Events In 1779
Thursday, 28 September 2023
Nov 06 In the year 1779 michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 in the year 1779.
Nov 13 In the year 1779 thomas Chippendale, English furniture maker, dies at 61
Dec 01 In the year 1779 pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer
Dec 14 Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer in the year 1779.
Dec 15 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1779.
Dec 18 Jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver on this day in history.
Dec 23 Benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct on this day in history.
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1779.
Dec 31 English fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels in the year 1779.