Historical Events For 1788
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Jun 11 First British ship built on Pacific coast begun at Nootka Sound, BC in the year 1788.
Jun 12 In the year 1788 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 In the year 1788 the Virginia colony including Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America, entered the United States of America as the tenth state.
Jun 25 Virginia becomes 10th state to ratify US constitution in the year 1788.
Jun 28 Johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1788 jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry
Jul 14 In the year 1788 johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
Jul 17 Russian fleet destroys Swedish in the year 1788.
Jul 26 On this day in history new York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution
Jul 26 On this day in history 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 King Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together in the year 1788.
Aug 08 Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92 in the year 1788.
Aug 13 Prussia joins Anglo-Dutch alliance to form Triple Alliance to prevent spread of Russo-Swedish War of 1788-90 on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies
Aug 15 In the year 1788 carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director
Aug 17 On this day in history losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded
Aug 20 Jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer in the year 1788.
Aug 22 On this day in history british create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves
Aug 22 In the year 1788 sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves
Aug 22 On this day in history thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter
Aug 25 Cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution) in the year 1788.
Aug 26 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist in the year 1788.
Aug 27 Jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance in the year 1788.
Sep 06 In the year 1788 f Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari)
Sep 12 In the year 1788 alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ)
Sep 13 In the year 1788 new York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington)
Sep 13 New York City becomes the US national capital, as authorized by the Congress of the Confederation on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1788 nY City becomes 1st capital of US
Sep 14 John Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1788 margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
Sep 26 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1788.