What Happened in July 1758

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Historical Events

  • Jul 8 British & Colonial assault on French forces at Ticonderoga, NY

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 24 George Washington admitted to Virginia House of Burgess

First US President George Washington
First US President
George Washington
  • Jul 25 Seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken.

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Jul 26 British battle fleet under gen James Wolfe conquers Louisbourg

British Army Officer James Wolfe
British Army Officer
James Wolfe

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 21 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration)
  • Jul 29 Antonius van Gils, Dutch RC theologist (opposed Enlightenment)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 6 George Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe, British general
  • Jul 24 John Dyer, British poet, dies at 58