Historical Events For 1788
Saturday, 23 September 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Russian fleet destroys Swedish on this day in history.
Jul 26 New York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution in the year 1788.
Jul 26 New York ratifies the U.S. Constitution on this day in history.
Jul 26 NY becomes 11th state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1788 thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61
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 on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1788 losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded
Aug 20 On this day in history jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
Aug 22 British create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves on this day in history.
Aug 22 Sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves in the year 1788.
Aug 22 In the year 1788 thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter
Aug 25 On this day in history cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution)
Aug 26 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist in the year 1788.
Aug 27 In the year 1788 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 New York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington) in the year 1788.
Sep 13 In the year 1788 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 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.