Historical Events For 1788
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Jun 11 First British ship built on Pacific coast begun at Nootka Sound, BC on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1788 johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet, dies at 65
Jun 21 In the year 1788 uS Constitution goes into effect as NH is 9th to ratify
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 In the year 1788 johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32
Jul 01 Jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry on this day in history.
Jul 14 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1788.
Jul 17 Russian fleet destroys Swedish on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history new York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution
Jul 26 New York ratifies the U.S. Constitution in the year 1788.
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 In the year 1788 louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92
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 In the year 1788 thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies
Aug 15 Carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director on this day in history.
Aug 17 Losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1788 jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
Aug 22 On this day in history british create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves
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) in the year 1788.
Aug 26 In the year 1788 aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist
Aug 27 In the year 1788 jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance
Sep 06 F Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari) in the year 1788.
Sep 12 In the year 1788 alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ)
Sep 13 New York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
Sep 26 On this day in history francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63