Historical Events For 1789
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Jun 01 The first US congressional act becomes law (on administering oaths) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Alex Mackenzie explores Mackenzie River (Canada) on this day in history.
Jun 04 US constitution goes into effect on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history vaclav Jan Kopriva, composer, dies at 81
Jun 08 On this day in history james Madison introduces a proposed Bill of Rights in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Jun 09 In the year 1789 spanish capture British schooner Northwest America near Vancouver I
Jun 12 Jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Maria-Theresia), dies in the year 1789.
Jun 13 In the year 1789 mrs Alexander Hamilton serves ice cream for dessert to Washington
Jun 14 Capt William Blighs reaches Timor on this day in history.
Jun 14 Johann Wilhelm Hertel, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1789 3rd Estate in France declared itself a national assembly
Jun 20 On this day in history oath of Tennis Court (for a new constitution) in France taken
Jun 20 Oath of the Tennis Court (for a new constitution) in France taken in the year 1789.
Jun 27 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, composer in the year 1789.
Jun 30 On this day in history e J Horace Vernet, French painter
Jul 04 1st US tariff act on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history claudio M da Costa, Brazilian conductor, dies at 59
Jul 04 Nootka Sound BC, Estaban Jose Martinez 1742-1798 seizes British ship Argonaut and others for infringing Spanish sovereignty; on Spanish warship Princesa in the year 1789.
Jul 04 On this day in history the first US tariff act
Jul 11 In the year 1789 uS Marine Corps created by an act of Congress
Jul 14 Bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1789 bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
Jul 14 In the year 1789 the French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison
Jul 15 Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, is named by acclamation colonel-general of the new National Guard of Paris in the year 1789.
Jul 15 Jacques Duphly, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1789.
Jul 19 In the year 1789 john Martin, English painter
Jul 27 In the year 1789 congress establishes Dept of Foreign Affairs (State dept)
Jul 27 In the year 1789 congress establishes the Department of Foreign Affairs, later to become the U.S. Department of State.
Aug 01 In the year 1789 uS Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act
Aug 04 In the year 1789 french National Meeting ending feudal system
Aug 07 Congress creates Dept of War & Lighthouse Service in the year 1789.
Aug 07 In the year 1789 uS War Department established
Aug 08 On this day in history first police force, named Nightwatch, is established in Australian colony of NSW.
Aug 21 Augustin-Louis, Baron Cauchy, French mathematician in the year 1789.