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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  – 1770s –  1780s  1790s  1800s
Years: 1776 1777 177817791780 1781 1782
1779 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
Countries:   CanadaGreat BritainUnited States
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
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Year 1779 (MDCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).

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Events of 1779

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January–June

Benedict Arnold

July–December

Undated

Births

1779 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1779
MDCCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 2532
Armenian calendar 1228
ԹՎ ՌՄԻԸ
Bahá'í calendar -65 – -64
Bengali calendar 1186
Berber calendar 2729
Buddhist calendar 2323
Burmese calendar 1141
Byzantine calendar 7287 – 7288
Chinese calendar 戊戌年十一月十四日
(4415/4475-11-14)
— to —
己亥年十一月廿四日
(4416/4476-11-24)
Coptic calendar 1495 – 1496
Ethiopian calendar 1771 – 1772
Hebrew calendar 5539 – 5540
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1834 – 1835
 - Shaka Samvat 1701 – 1702
 - Kali Yuga 4880 – 4881
Holocene calendar 11779
Iranian calendar 1157 – 1158
Islamic calendar 1192 – 1193
Japanese calendar An'ei 8
(安永8年)
Korean calendar 4112
Thai solar calendar 2322


Deaths

Portrait of Captain James Cook, by Nathaniel Dance
See also Category: 1779 deaths.

Quotes

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Genealogy

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Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  - 1770s -  1780s  1790s  1800s

Years: 1776 1777 1778 - 1779 - 1780 1781 1782
1779 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – Architecture –
Art – Literature (Poetry) – Music – Science
Countries:  
Leaders:   State leaders – Colonial governors
Category: Establishments – Disestablishments
BirthsDeathsMarriages

Year 1779 (MDCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).

Contents

Events of 1779

January - June

Benedict Arnold

July - December

Undated

Births

1779 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1779
MDCCLXXIX

Ab urbe condita 2532
Armenian calendar 1228
ԹՎ ՌՄԻԸ
Bahá'í calendar -65 – -64
Buddhist calendar 2323
Coptic calendar 1495 – 1496
Ethiopian calendar 1771 – 1772
Hebrew calendar 5539 – 5540
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1834 – 1835
 - Shaka Samvat 1701 – 1702
 - Kali Yuga 4880 – 4881
Holocene calendar 11779
Iranian calendar 1157 – 1158
Islamic calendar 1192 – 1193
Japanese calendar An'ei 8


(安永 8年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2439
(皇紀2439年)
Julian calendar 1824
Korean calendar 4112
Thai solar calendar 2322


Deaths

Portrait of Captain James Cook, by Nathaniel Dance
See also 1779 deaths.



Months and days of the year
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January 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
March 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December     1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1779. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.

People of the year 1779 at Familypedia

11 people were born in 1779

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Catherine Burberry (1779-1859)
Elizabeth Detweiler (1779-1842) John Detweiler (1721-1806) Anna Reiff (1722-1798)
Catherine Hunsicker (1779-1856) Henry Hunsicker (1752-1836) Esther Detweiler (1751-1829) 2828
Abraham Johnson (1779-1856)
Dirk Korver (1779-?) Huibert Korver alias Zwerver (1754-1808) Jannetje Aris Goudsblom (1754-?) 2525
John Putnam (1779-1859) Jonas Putnam (1752-aft1800) Rhoda Unknown (1762-1825) 1717
Catherine Reppert (1779-1851)
Sarah Scott (1779-1852) John Scott (1737-1807) Mehitable Cary (1739-1808) 4040
Ann Smith (1779-1844) John Smith (?-?) Mary Quinton (?-?)
Luise Charlotte von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1779-1801) Friedrich Franz I. von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1756-1837) Luise von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (1756-1808) 2323
Georg von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1779-1860) Karl II. von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1741-1816) Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt (1752-1782) 2727

10 children were born to the 7 women born in 1779

3 people died in 1779

Father Mother Age at death
Heinrich XXIV. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1724-1779) Heinrich XXIX. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1699-1747) Sofie Theodora zu Castell-Remlingen (1703-1777) 5555
Willem te Kolste (c1710-1779) Harmen te Kolstege (c1685-?) Geertje Unknown (c1681-?) 6969
Ferdinande Henriette Dorothea zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1737-1779) Moritz Casimir I. zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1701-1768) Albertine Henriette von Isenburg-Meerholz (1703-1749) 4242


554 people lived in 1779

Father Mother
George IV of the United Kingdom (1762-1830) George III of the United Kingdom (1738-1820) Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818)
George III of the United Kingdom (1738-1820) Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales (1707-1751) Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (1719-1772)
Isabel Unknown (1729-1801)
Rhoda Unknown (1762-1825)
John Adams (1735-1826) John Adams (1690-1761) Susanna Boylston (?-?)
John Quincy Adams (1767)
Mary Ann Allen (1775-1852)
James Ardery (1735-1793)
Susannah Ardery (1759-1831) James Ardery (1735-1793) Sarah Unknown (?-1814)
Jacob Arisz (1728-1793) Aris Bartelsz (1698-?) Cornelisje Gerrits (1698-?)
John Arndell (1772-1805) Thomas Arndell (1753-1821) Delina Isabella Francesca Foscar (c1753-c1787)
Thomas Arndell (1753-1821) Anthony Arndell (?-?) Elizabeth Harris (?-?)
George Arnold (1777-1851) Thomas Arnold Hannah Randall
Catharina Baas (1764-1818) Cornelis Adrianusz (1735-?) Trijntje Bakker (1739-?)
Johann Georg Bach (1756-1823) Johann Leonhard Bach (1724-1796) Maria Catharina Balbach (?-?)
… further results

Events of the year 1779 at Familypedia

7 people were married in 1779.

Joined with
Rhoda Unknown (1762-1825) Jonas Putnam (1752-aft1800)
Henry Gore (1736-1791) Margaret ?+Anna Catherine Keller (1761-1840)
Thomas Manning (1749-1825) Elizabeth ? (c1753-?)
Jonas Putnam (1752-aft1800) Rhoda Unknown (1762-1825)
Thomas Rose (c1749-1833) Jane Topp (c1757-1827)
Marie-Josèphe Rose Tascher de La Pagerie (1763-1814) Alexandre François Marie, Vicomte de Beauharnais (1760-1794)+Napoléon I Bonaparte, Empereur des Français (1769-1821)
Richard Lee Taylor (1744-1829) Sarah Dabney Strother (1760-1822)


There were 0 military battles in 1779.

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Birth rate 0.0199  +
Births 11  +
Deaths 3  +
Fertility 1.429  +
Mortality 0.00542  +
People 554  +
Year 1,779  +

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  - 1770s -  1780s  1790s  1800s
Years: 1776 1777 1778 - 1779 - 1780 1781 1782

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