Historical Events Happened In 1786
Thursday, 26 November 2015
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer in the year 1786.
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 in the year 1786.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1786 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 on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1786 the birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales
Feb 24 In the year 1786 wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales)
Feb 28 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1786.
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 In the year 1786 john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 In the year 1786 alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 On this day in history mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna)
May 01 Wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna in the year 1786.
May 05 On this day in history pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
May 06 In the year 1786 ludwig Borne, writer
May 08 In the year 1786 thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43 in the year 1786.
Jun 08 Commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC) on this day in history.
Jun 08 First commercially-made ice cream sold (NY) in the year 1786.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1786.
Jul 22 Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history giacomo Cordella, composer