Historical Events Happened In 1786
Saturday, 04 July 2015
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 Nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank in the year 1786.
Jan 26 In the year 1786 benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times)
Feb 13 On this day in history abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 24 Charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India in the year 1786.
Feb 24 The birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales on this day in history.
Feb 24 Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales) in the year 1786.
Feb 28 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician on this day in history.
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1786.
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) on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1786 giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist
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 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer in the year 1786.
Apr 20 On this day in history john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 On this day in history alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) in the year 1786.
May 01 Wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna on this day in history.
May 05 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
May 06 Ludwig Borne, writer on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 In the year 1786 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43 on this day in history.
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 Winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate in the year 1786.
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 On this day in history giacomo Cordella, composer