Historical Events For 1783
Wednesday, 16 August 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 American congress ratifies peace treaty (Treaty of Paris) between US and UK on this day in history.
Jan 14 Congress ratifies peace treaty between US & England on this day in history.
Jan 20 Hostilities cease in Revolutionary War on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1783 u.S. and British representatives signed a preliminary Cessation of Hostilities, which ended the fighting in the Revolutionary War.
Jan 23 Stendhal, [Marie Henri Beyle], France, writer (Le Rouge et de Noir) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1783 the birth of Marie Henri Beyle de Stendahl, French writer
Jan 29 On this day in history vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
Feb 01 In the year 1783 william Herschel announces star Lambda Herculis as apex
Feb 03 Spain recognizes the independent country calling itself the United States of America on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1783 spain recognizes US independence
Feb 04 England agrees to end hostilities against the US on this day in history.
Feb 04 England officially proclaims an end to hostilities in America on this day in history.
Feb 04 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 in the year 1783.
Feb 04 In the year 1783 worst quake in 8 years kills some 50,000 (Calabria, Italy)
Feb 05 Earthquakes ravage Calabria, killing 30,000 on this day in history.
Feb 05 Sweden recognizes the United States as an independent country on this day in history.
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 James Nares, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history jarena Lee, famous African
Feb 15 Johann Nepomuk Poissl, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1783 king Stanislaus Augustus Poniatowski grants rights to Jews of Kovno
Mar 08 In the year 1783 gottfied Wilhelm Fink, composer
Mar 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gaspard Fritz, composer, dies at 67
Mar 26 On this day in history johann Baptist Weigl, composer
Apr 03 Sweden & US sign a treaty of Amity & Commerce in the year 1783.
Apr 03 In the year 1783 sweden and US sign a treaty of Amity and Commerce
Apr 03 The birth of Washington Irving, American author on this day in history.
Apr 03 Washington Irving, US writer (Legend of Sleepy Hollow) in the year 1783.
Apr 07 On this day in history ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, composer, dies at 71
Apr 08 In the year 1783 catharina II of Russia annexes the Krim