Historical Events Happened In 1786
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
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 in the year 1786.
Jan 08 On this day in history nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank
Jan 26 In the year 1786 benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times)
Feb 13 Abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia in the year 1786.
Feb 20 In the year 1786 johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70
Feb 24 On this day in history charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India
Feb 24 On this day in history the birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales
Feb 24 On this day in history 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 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1786 jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28
Mar 23 In the year 1786 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 In the year 1786 john Franklin, British explorer (Arctic)
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 On this day in history alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 In the year 1786 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 Ludwig Borne, writer in the year 1786.
May 08 In the year 1786 thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 In the year 1786 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
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 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1786 vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer in the year 1786.