Historical Events Happened In May - 24
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
1738 On this day in history methodist Church is established
1738 Methodist Church forms on this day in history.
1738 On May - 24 george III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820)
1743 On this day in history jean-Paul Marat, France, revolutionist
1749 Graf Valentin Potocki, Polish nobleman on this day in history.
1751 Charles Emanuel II, King of Sardina (1796-1802) on May - 24.
1751 William Hamilton, of Gilbertsfield, poet, dies on May - 24.
1753 Oliver Cromwell, Burlington NJ, black who served with Washington on this day in history.
1754 Giacomo Conti, composer on this day in history.
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 On May - 24 louis-Francois Dauprat, composer/horn player
1787 On May - 24 the Constitutional Convention is convened after a quorum of delegates attends in Philadelphia
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 May - 24 irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the United Irishmen against British rule begins.
1803 Charles LJL Bonaparte, Corsican/French prince of Canino/Musignano on May - 24.
1804 Simon Style, Fries medical/writer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1807 On May - 24 cornelis E van Koetsveld, vicar/literature
1809 On May - 24 dartmoor Prison opens to house French prisoners of war
1810 Argentina beings its revolt against Spain on May - 24.
1810 On this day in history abraham Geiger, theologian/author/leader of Reform Judaism
1811 Charles Clark, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1877 on May - 24.
1815 George Evans discovers Lachlan River, Australia on this day in history.
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 this day in history the birth of Queen Victoria
1819 Victoria Alexandrine, Queen of Great Britain (1837-1901) on May - 24.
1822 At Battle of Pichincha, Bolívar secures independence of Quito from Spain on May - 24.
1822 On May - 24 battle of Pichincha, Bolívar secures independence of Quito from Spain
1824 Pope Leo XII proclaims a universal jubilee on May - 24.
1826 Friedrich Fesca, composer, dies at 37 on May - 24.