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