Historical Events Happened In May - 24
Friday, 31 October 2014
1738 Methodist Church is established on this day in history.
1738 Methodist Church forms on May - 24.
1738 On May - 24 george III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820)
1743 Jean-Paul Marat, France, revolutionist on this day in history.
1749 On May - 24 graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman
1751 On May - 24 charles Emanuel II, King of Sardina (1796-1802)
1751 William Hamilton, of Gilbertsfield, poet, dies on May - 24.
1753 On May - 24 oliver Cromwell, Burlington NJ, black who served with Washington
1754 On this day in history giacomo Conti, composer
1762 On May - 24 joseph Umstatt, composer, dies at 51
1767 Joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer on May - 24.
1773 On May - 24 jan Zach, composer, dies at 73
1781 Louis-Francois Dauprat, composer/horn player on May - 24.
1787 The Constitutional Convention is convened after a quorum of delegates attends in Philadelphia on this day in history.
1792 George Brydges, 1st baron Rodney/admiral, dies on May - 24.
1794 William Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science) on this day in history.
1798 On this day in history irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the United Irishmen against British rule begins.
1803 Charles LJL Bonaparte, Corsican/French prince of Canino/Musignano on this day in history.
1804 On May - 24 simon Style, Fries medical/writer, dies at 73
1807 On this day in history cornelis E van Koetsveld, vicar/literature
1809 On this day in history dartmoor Prison opens to house French prisoners of war
1810 On this day in history argentina beings its revolt against Spain
1810 Abraham Geiger, theologian/author/leader of Reform Judaism on this day in history.
1811 Charles Clark, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1877 on May - 24.
1815 George Evans discovers Lachlan River, Australia on May - 24.
1816 On May - 24 emanuel Leutze, US, painter (Washington Crossing the Delaware)
1818 On this day in history general Andrew Jackson captures Pensacola FL
1818 On May - 24 gen Andrew Jackson captures Pensacola Florida
1819 On May - 24 the birth of Queen Victoria
1819 Victoria Alexandrine, Queen of Great Britain (1837-1901) on this day in history.
1822 At Battle of Pichincha, Bolívar secures independence of Quito from Spain on this day in history.
1822 Battle of Pichincha, Bolívar secures independence of Quito from Spain on May - 24.
1824 Pope Leo XII proclaims a universal jubilee on May - 24.
1826 On May - 24 friedrich Fesca, composer, dies at 37