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Born on Friday February 9, 1759
Died on Friday February 9, 1759

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from February 9, 1759 at Delpher


Born on February 9

Died on February 9

Names that were popular for boys in 1759
  1. Jan
  2. Joannes
  3. Cornelis
  4. Pieter
  5. Hendrik
  6. Johannes
  7. Jacob
  8. Willem
  9. Petrus
  10. Gerrit
  11. Jean
  12. Jacobus
  13. Pierre
  14. Johann
  15. Dirk
  16. Adrianus
Names that were popular for girls in 1759
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Marie
  4. Johanna
  5. Joanna
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Cornelia
  8. Catharina
  9. Trijntje
  10. Neeltje
  11. Aaltje
  12. Adriana
  13. Jannetje
  14. Grietje
  15. Antje
  16. Petronella

Source: Wikipedia Historical context 1759
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • Regentes Anna (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1759 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • January 15 » The British Museum opens to the public.
  • May 1 » Josiah Wedgwood founds the Wedgwood pottery company in Great Britain.
  • September 13 » Battle of the Plains of Abraham: the British defeat the French near Quebec City in the Seven Years' War, known in the United States as the French and Indian War.
  • September 18 » French and Indian War: The Articles of Capitulation of Quebec are signed.
  • November 25 » An earthquake hits the Mediterranean destroying Beirut and Damascus and killing 30,000-40,000.
  • December 31 » Arthur Guinness signs a 9,000 year lease at £45 per annum and starts brewing Guinness.
Weather February 9, 1759

The temperature on February 9, 1759 was about 7.0 °C. Wind direction mainly west. Weather type: geheel betrokken.

Source: KNMI