Historical Events Happened In 1791
Monday, 05 October 2015
Jan 02 In the year 1791 big Bottom massacre in the Ohio Country, marking the beginning of the Northwest Indian War.
Jan 06 On this day in history jose Melchor Gomiz y Colomer, composer
Jan 08 On this day in history jacob Collamer, (Sen-Vt)
Jan 14 In the year 1791 calvin Phillips, became shortest known adult male (67 cm; 2' 2")
Jan 15 Franz Gillparzer, Austrian tragic dramatist (Golden Fleece) on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1791 british Parliament approves bill splitting the old province of Quebec into Upper and Lower Canada.
Feb 01 On this day in history charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
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 On this day in history 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 1st Bank of US chartered on this day in history.
Mar 02 Long-distance communication speeds up with the unveiling of a semaphore machine in Paris on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1791 1st internal revenue act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages)
Mar 03 Congress establishes US Mint on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1791 first Internal Revenue Act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages)
Mar 04 1st Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office on this day in history.
Mar 04 President Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session on this day in history.
Mar 04 Vermont becomes the 14th state of the Union in the year 1791.
Mar 06 Anna Claypoole Peale, painted miniatures on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history george Hayward, US, surgeon, 1st to use ether
Mar 09 In the year 1791 george Hayward, Us, surgeon, first to use ether
Mar 10 On this day in history john Stone, Concord MA, patents a pile driver
Mar 10 John Stone, Concord, Mass, patents a pile driver in the year 1791.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 21 Bangalore in India is seized by the British under Lord Cornwallis in the Third Mysore War in the year 1791.
Mar 21 On this day in history capt Hopley Yeaton of NH becomes 1st commissioned officer in USN
Mar 21 In the year 1791 captain Hopley Yeaton of New Hampshire becomes first commissioned officer in USN
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 In the year 1791 francis Preston Blair, newspaper editor (Washington Globe)
Apr 13 Félix PBOG earl de Merode, Belgian minister of War/Finance on this day in history.