Historical Events For 1783
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Jan 05 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
Jan 12 In the year 1783 erik Gustaf Geijer, Swedish historian/poet (Natthimmelen)
Jan 14 On this day in history american congress ratifies peace treaty (Treaty of Paris) between US and UK
Jan 14 On this day in history congress ratifies peace treaty between US & England
Jan 20 On this day in history hostilities cease in Revolutionary War
Jan 20 U.S. and British representatives signed a preliminary Cessation of Hostilities, which ended the fighting in the Revolutionary War in the year 1783.
Jan 23 Stendhal, [Marie Henri Beyle], France, writer (Le Rouge et de Noir) on this day in history.
Jan 23 The birth of Marie Henri Beyle de Stendahl, French writer on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1783 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
Feb 01 William Herschel announces star Lambda Herculis as apex on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history spain recognizes the independent country calling itself the United States of America.
Feb 03 Spain recognizes US independence on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1783 england agrees to end hostilities against the US.
Feb 04 England officially proclaims an end to hostilities in America on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1783 in Calabria, Italy an earthquate casued 50,000 deaths. One of the world's most destructive earthquakes. A series of six strong earthquakes, occurring over a two-month period, caused massive destruction
Feb 04 Worst quake in 8 years kills some 50,000 (Calabria, Italy) on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1783 earthquakes ravage Calabria, killing 30,000
Feb 05 On this day in history sweden recognizes the United States as an independent country.
Feb 06 On this day in history lancelot "Capability" Brown, English architect (Kew), dies at about 67
Feb 09 On this day in history vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homer) [OS=Jan 29]
Feb 10 In the year 1783 james Nares, composer, dies at 67
Feb 11 On this day in history jarena Lee, famous African
Feb 15 On this day in history johann Nepomuk Poissl, composer
Mar 05 King Stanislaus Augustus Poniatowski grants rights to Jews of Kovno in the year 1783.
Mar 08 On this day in history gottfied Wilhelm Fink, composer
Mar 15 In the year 1783 in an emotional speech in Newburgh, New York, George Washington asks his officers not to support the Newburgh Conspiracy. The plea is successful and the threatened coup d'etat never takes place.
Mar 23 In the year 1783 gaspard Fritz, composer, dies at 67
Mar 26 Johann Baptist Weigl, composer on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1783 sweden & US sign a treaty of Amity & Commerce
Apr 03 Sweden and US sign a treaty of Amity and Commerce on this day in history.
Apr 03 The birth of Washington Irving, American author on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history washington Irving, US writer (Legend of Sleepy Hollow)
Apr 07 Ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Apr 08 Catharina II of Russia annexes the Krim in the year 1783.