On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1759

Historical Events

  • British capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39
  • Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor, dies at 59
1759 Highlights

About July 25, 1759

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 261 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo