Historical Events Happened In 1786
Friday, 28 October 2016
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1786 mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
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 In the year 1786 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 In the year 1786 abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76
Mar 11 On this day in history jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28
Mar 23 On this day in history patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown)
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) in the year 1786.
Apr 18 On this day in history franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer
Apr 20 John Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21 on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1786 alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) on this day in history.
May 01 Wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1786 pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
May 06 Ludwig Borne, writer on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1786 thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1786.
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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1786.
Jun 29 On this day in history 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