Historical Events Happened In 1791
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Jan 02 Big Bottom massacre in the Ohio Country, marking the beginning of the Northwest Indian War in the year 1791.
Jan 06 In the year 1791 jose Melchor Gomiz y Colomer, composer
Jan 08 Jacob Collamer, (Sen-Vt) on this day in history.
Jan 14 Calvin Phillips, became shortest known adult male (67 cm; 2' 2") in the year 1791.
Jan 15 On this day in history franz Gillparzer, Austrian tragic dramatist (Golden Fleece)
Jan 25 British Parliament approves bill splitting the old province of Quebec into Upper and Lower Canada in the year 1791.
Feb 01 Charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder on this day in history.
Feb 12 Jan D Zocher Jr, Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam) on this day in history.
Feb 16 Richard earl d'Alton, Austria general of S Neth, commits suicide at 58 on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1791 messier catalogs M83 (spiral galaxy in Hydra)
Feb 20 On this day in history carl Czerny, Vienna Austria, pianist/composer (Schule der Virtuosen)
Feb 25 In the year 1791 1st Bank of US chartered
Mar 02 Long-distance communication speeds up with the unveiling of a semaphore machine in Paris on this day in history.
Mar 03 1st internal revenue act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages) in the year 1791.
Mar 03 In the year 1791 congress establishes US Mint
Mar 03 On this day in history first Internal Revenue Act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages)
Mar 04 On this day in history 1st Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office
Mar 04 In the year 1791 president Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session
Mar 04 In the year 1791 vermont becomes the 14th state of the Union.
Mar 06 Anna Claypoole Peale, painted miniatures on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1791 george Hayward, US, surgeon, 1st to use ether
Mar 09 In the year 1791 george Hayward, Us, surgeon, first to use ether
Mar 10 John Stone, Concord MA, patents a pile driver on this day in history.
Mar 10 John Stone, Concord, Mass, patents a pile driver on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1791 pope condemns France's Civil Constitution's treatment of the clergy
Mar 11 On this day in history samuel Mulliken of Philadelphia, PA became the first person to receive more than one patent from the U.S. Patent Office.
Mar 11 Samuel Mulliken, Phila, is 1st to obtain more than 1 US patent in the year 1791.
Mar 21 Bangalore in India is seized by the British under Lord Cornwallis in the Third Mysore War on this day in history.
Mar 21 Capt Hopley Yeaton of NH becomes 1st commissioned officer in USN in the year 1791.
Mar 21 Captain Hopley Yeaton of New Hampshire becomes first commissioned officer in USN in the year 1791.
Mar 28 Convicts Mary and William Bryant, their two children and seven other convicts escape from Port Jackson Australia in open boat to Timor but are recaptured there in the year 1791.
Mar 31 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer on this day in history.
Apr 12 Francis Preston Blair, newspaper editor (Washington Globe) in the year 1791.
Apr 13 In the year 1791 félix PBOG earl de Merode, Belgian minister of War/Finance