Historical Events Happened In 1786
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
Jan 06 On this day in history in Saint John, New Brunswick the first sitting of the New Brunswick legislature takes place at Saint John.
Jan 08 Nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank on this day in history.
Jan 26 Benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times) in the year 1786.
Feb 13 On this day in history abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 In the year 1786 johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70
Feb 24 In the year 1786 charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India
Feb 24 The birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales in the year 1786.
Feb 24 In the year 1786 wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales)
Feb 28 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician on this day in history.
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 11 Jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1786.
Mar 25 In the year 1786 giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist
Apr 04 On this day in history john Franklin, British explorer (Arctic)
Apr 07 William Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853) on this day in history.
Apr 18 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1786 john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 Alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
May 01 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1786 wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1786 ludwig Borne, writer
May 08 In the year 1786 thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 On this day in history john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
May 21 In the year 1786 carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43
Jun 08 Commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC) in the year 1786.
Jun 08 In the year 1786 first commercially-made ice cream sold (NY)
Jun 10 In the year 1786 a landslide dam on the Dadu River created by an earthquake ten days earlier collapses, killing 100,000 in the Sichuan province of China.
Jun 13 In the year 1786 winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate
Jun 29 Alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 In the year 1786 giacomo Cordella, composer