Historical Events In 1779
Monday, 06 July 2020
Nov 06 In the year 1779 michal Bogdanowicz, composer
Nov 10 Joseph Hewes, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 49 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1779 mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer
Dec 15 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1779.
Dec 18 On this day in history jan Punt, engraver/illustrator/actor (Gideonschool), dies at 68
Dec 18 In the year 1779 joseph Grimaldi, England, pantomimist ("greatest clown in history")
Dec 19 Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, Paris France, engraver on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1779 benedict Arnold court-martialed for improper conduct
Dec 28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1779 english fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels