October 5

Event:
1762
The Opera “Orfeo Ed Euridice” composed by Christoph Willibald Gluck, with libretto by Ranieri de’ Calzabigi is produced in Vienna.

1763 Poland’s King August III dies.

1787 Thomas Stone dies. Stone was a delegate to the Continental Congress from Maryland and signed the Declaration of Independence.

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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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