Historical Events Happened In 1791
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Jan 02 Big Bottom massacre in the Ohio Country, marking the beginning of the Northwest Indian War in the year 1791.
Jan 06 Jose Melchor Gomiz y Colomer, composer on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1791 jacob Collamer, (Sen-Vt)
Jan 14 Calvin Phillips, became shortest known adult male (67 cm; 2' 2") in the year 1791.
Jan 15 In the year 1791 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 In the year 1791 charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
Feb 12 Jan D Zocher Jr, Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam) in the year 1791.
Feb 16 On this day in history richard earl d'Alton, Austria general of S Neth, commits suicide at 58
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 in the year 1791.
Mar 02 On this day in history long-distance communication speeds up with the unveiling of a semaphore machine in Paris.
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 First Internal Revenue Act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1791 anna Claypoole Peale, painted miniatures
Mar 09 On this day in history george Hayward, US, surgeon, 1st to use ether
Mar 09 George Hayward, Us, surgeon, first to use ether on this day in history.
Mar 10 John Stone, Concord MA, patents a pile driver in the year 1791.
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 In the year 1791 samuel Mulliken, Phila, is 1st to obtain more than 1 US patent
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 On this day in history 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.
Mar 31 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer in the year 1791.
Apr 12 On this day in history francis Preston Blair, newspaper editor (Washington Globe)
Apr 13 On this day in history fĂ©lix PBOG earl de Merode, Belgian minister of War/Finance