January 4

Great Britain declares war against Spain and Naples. The war would end in 1763.

1773 Russian painter Anton Pavlovich Losenko dies. During his life he painted a large Miracolus Catch painting on the New Testament motives and created Kain and Avel paintings. As a Professor at the Imperial Academy of Art Losenko wrote the text book Short Explanation of the Human Proportions that served a generations of Russian painters

Jacob Grimm, German author who along with his brother Wilhelm writes the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales.

For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period goto: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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