Historical Events For 1789
Thursday, 24 August 2017
Jun 01 The first US congressional act becomes law (on administering oaths) in the year 1789.
Jun 03 On this day in history alex Mackenzie explores Mackenzie River (Canada)
Jun 04 US constitution goes into effect in the year 1789.
Jun 07 In the year 1789 vaclav Jan Kopriva, composer, dies at 81
Jun 08 James Madison introduces a proposed Bill of Rights in the U.S. House of Representatives on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1789 spanish capture British schooner Northwest America near Vancouver I
Jun 12 In the year 1789 jean E Liotard, [Turk], Swiss painter (Maria-Theresia), dies
Jun 13 Mrs Alexander Hamilton serves ice cream for dessert to Washington on this day in history.
Jun 14 Capt William Blighs reaches Timor in the year 1789.
Jun 14 Johann Wilhelm Hertel, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1789.
Jun 17 In the year 1789 3rd Estate in France declared itself a national assembly
Jun 20 Oath of Tennis Court (for a new constitution) in France taken in the year 1789.
Jun 20 In the year 1789 oath of the Tennis Court (for a new constitution) in France taken
Jun 27 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, composer on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1789 e J Horace Vernet, French painter
Jul 04 1st US tariff act in the year 1789.
Jul 04 Claudio M da Costa, Brazilian conductor, dies at 59 on this day in history.
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 The first US tariff act on this day in history.
Jul 11 US Marine Corps created by an act of Congress in the year 1789.
Jul 14 In the year 1789 bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison
Jul 14 In the year 1789 bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
Jul 14 On this day in history the French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison
Jul 15 On this day in history gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, is named by acclamation colonel-general of the new National Guard of Paris.
Jul 15 On this day in history jacques Duphly, composer, dies at 74
Jul 19 John Martin, English painter on this day in history.
Jul 27 Congress establishes Dept of Foreign Affairs (State dept) on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1789 congress establishes the Department of Foreign Affairs, later to become the U.S. Department of State.
Aug 01 US Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act on this day in history.
Aug 04 French National Meeting ending feudal system in the year 1789.
Aug 07 In the year 1789 congress creates Dept of War & Lighthouse Service
Aug 07 US War Department established in the year 1789.
Aug 08 On this day in history first police force, named Nightwatch, is established in Australian colony of NSW.
Aug 21 In the year 1789 augustin-Louis, Baron Cauchy, French mathematician