Historical Events For 1788
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Jun 11 In the year 1788 first British ship built on Pacific coast begun at Nootka Sound, BC
Jun 12 On this day in history johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet, dies at 65
Jun 21 US Constitution goes into effect as NH is 9th to ratify in the year 1788.
Jun 25 The Virginia colony including Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America, entered the United States of America as the tenth state in the year 1788.
Jun 25 Virginia becomes 10th state to ratify US constitution on this day in history.
Jun 28 Johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry
Jul 14 On this day in history johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
Jul 17 In the year 1788 russian fleet destroys Swedish
Jul 26 New York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1788 new York ratifies the U.S. Constitution.
Jul 26 On this day in history nY becomes 11th state to ratify constitution
Aug 02 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1788 king Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together
Aug 08 Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92 in the year 1788.
Aug 13 On this day in history prussia joins Anglo-Dutch alliance to form Triple Alliance to prevent spread of Russo-Swedish War of 1788-90
Aug 14 Thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies in the year 1788.
Aug 15 In the year 1788 carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director
Aug 17 Losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded in the year 1788.
Aug 20 In the year 1788 jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
Aug 22 British create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves in the year 1788.
Aug 22 Sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves in the year 1788.
Aug 22 Thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter in the year 1788.
Aug 25 Cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution) on this day in history.
Aug 26 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance
Sep 06 F Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari) on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1788 alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ)
Sep 13 On this day in history new York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington)
Sep 13 On this day in history new York City becomes the US national capital, as authorized by the Congress of the Confederation.
Sep 13 In the year 1788 nY City becomes 1st capital of US
Sep 14 In the year 1788 john Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47
Sep 21 In the year 1788 margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
Sep 26 In the year 1788 francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63