Events noted in 1795

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

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Died: Aa, Christian Charles Henry Vander divine

Died: Abercromby, Sir Ralph a British officer of great bravery and talents

“Pleasures of Imagination,” Akenside, Mark physician

“On an Universal Character. In two letters to Edward Home, esq.” Anderson, James writer

Died: Anfossi, Pascal musician

Died: Balguy, Thomas son of the above

“Botany for ladies and amateurs,” Batsch, Augustus John George Charles a learned contributor to the science of Botany

“Memoires a Lerointre de Versailles, ou mes six Epoques,” Beaumarchais, Peter Augustin Caron De writer

Died: Beurieu, Gaspard Guillard De writer

“Brown’s elements of Medicine, with a preface and notes,” Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

“Translation from the Spanish, of Gimbernat’s new method of operating on Femoral Hernia,” Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

“Outline of a plan for determining the medicinal powers of Factitious Airs,” Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Died: Berkeley, George, Ll.D. Prebendary Of Canterbury by Anne

“Acta Litteraria” Bernard, John Stephen physician

Died: Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier physician

Died: Bierkander, Claude naturalist

Died: Brequigny, Lewis George, Oudard De Feudrix a learned member of the French academy

“Encyclopædia of Mathematics,” Busch, John George writer

Died: Collinson, Peter botanist

Died: Conway, Henry Seymour statesman

“The Poor Man’s Friend,” Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

“Considerations militaires et politiques sur les Fortifications,” Darci

“Vite dei Pittori” Dati, Charles professor of polite literature at Florence

Died: Demours, Peter physician

Died: Didot, Francis Ambrose an eminent French printer

Died: Ebert, John Arnold who was born at Hamburgh Feb. 8

Died: Ellis, John naturalist

“A short Essay on the Christian Religion, &c. the whole proposed as a preservative against the pernicious doctrines which have overwhelmed France with misery and desolation. By a sincere friend of mankind, London,” Eyre, Francis a Roman catholic gentleman of Warkworth castle in Northamptonshire

“A Letter to the Rev. Mr. Ralph Churton, &c. from Francis Eyre, of Warkworth, esq.” Eyre, Francis a Roman catholic gentleman of Warkworth castle in Northamptonshire

Died: Farr, Samuel physician

Died: Flexman, Roger, D. D. clergyman

Died: Garnier, John James writer

“Ode to the Hon. Thomas Pelham, occasioned by his speech in the Irish House of Commons on the Catholic bill,” Geddes, Alexander divine

Died: Herbert, William antiquary

“Remarks on the Statement of Dr. Charles Combe,” Honain an Arabian

“Life” Hurd, Richard prelate

“A Collection of Hymns and Psalms, for public and private Worship,” Kippis, Andrew divine

“The secret Journal of a Self-Observer,” Lavater, John Caspar the celebrated physiognomist

“Thucydides,” Levesque, Peter Charles writer

Died: Low, George clergyman

“A short account of the parish of Waterbeach, in the diocese of Ely, by a late Vicar,” Masters, Robert antiquary

“Historia del nuovo Mondo,” Munoz, John Baptist historian

Died: Owen, Henry divine

“Recherches philosophiques, 1. surlesGrecs; 2. sur les Arnericains, les Egyptiens, et les Chinois,” Pauw, Cornelius De a native of Amsterdam

Died: Puy, Louis Du perpetual secretary of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres

“The War Elegies of Tyrtseus imitated, and addressed to the people of Great Britain with some Observations on the Life and Poems of TyrtEeus,” Pye, Henry James poet

“The Democrat; interspersed with Anecdotes of well-known Characters,” Pye, Henry James poet

“Testament d'un electeur de Paris,” Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques

Died: Rezzonico, Anthony Joseph, Count scholar

“Robin Hood; a collection of all the ancient Poems, Songs, affd Ballads, now extant, relative to that celebrated Outlaw. To which are added, Historical Anecdotes of his Life,” Ritson, Joseph critic

“A serious exhortation to the Inhabitants of Great Britain, with reference to the approaching Fast,” Robinson, Thomas divine

“An address to the Loyal Leicester Volunteer Infantry,” Robinson, Thomas divine

“Meidani proverbiorum Arabicorurn pars. Latine vertit et notis illustravit H. A. Scultens. Opus posthumum,” Schultens, Henry Alp.Ert was born Feb. 15

Died: Scott, George Lewis a learned member of the royal society

Died: Southgate, Richard antiquary

“Thoughts on the Provincial Corps raised, and now raising, in support of the British constitution at this awful period,” Throsby, John writer

“The Monitor, or friendly address to the people of Great Britain,” Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Died: Ulloa, Don Antonio mathematician

“Two Sermons, preached in the Cathedral Church of Landaff, and a Charge delivered to the Clergy of that Diocese in June 1795,” Watson, Richard prelate

Died: Zouch, Thomas divine

“Love and Truth; in two modest and peaceable letters concerning the distempers of the present times. Written from a quiet and conformable citizen of London, to two busie and factious shopkeepers in Coventry; with notes, and a preface by the editor,” Zouch, Thomas divine

“Odes on Peace and War, written by many eminent and distinguished persons,” Zouch, Thomas divine