Historical Events Happened In 1796
Friday, 31 July 2015
Jan 05 Samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64 in the year 1796.
Jan 08 On this day in history jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46
Jan 21 John Gelinde van Blom, Frisian notary/author in the year 1796.
Jan 22 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1796.
Jan 23 Armand-Gaston Camus becomes chairman of Council of 500 in the year 1796.
Jan 25 On this day in history william McGillivray, Old Aberdeen, naturalist
Jan 29 In the year 1796 in Toronto, Yonge Street officially opened, running from the town of York up to Lake Simcoe
Feb 01 Capital of Upper Canada transferred from Newark (Niagara) to York in the year 1796.
Feb 01 The capital of Upper Canada is moved from Newark to York on this day in history.
Feb 17 Giovanni Pacini, composer in the year 1796.
Feb 17 James Macpherson, poet, dies in the year 1796.
Feb 20 In the year 1796 eduard W van Dam van Isselt, Dutch military/liberal politician
Feb 22 In the year 1796 adolphe Quetelet, Belgium, mathematician/astronomer/statistician
Feb 28 In the year 1796 friedrich Wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 56
Feb 29 On this day in history jay's Treaty proclaimed, settles some differences with England
Feb 29 On this day in history [Lambert] Adolphe J Quetelet, Belgian astronomer/meteorology
Mar 01 In the year 1796 1st National Meeting in the Hague
Mar 09 On this day in history napoléon Bonaparte marries Joséphine de Beauharnais
Mar 09 On this day in history napoleon Bonaparte marries Josephine de Beauharnais
Mar 17 In the year 1796 pieter Paulus, lawyer/Dutch CEO (National Convention), dies at 41
Mar 19 On this day in history stephen Storace, composer, dies at 33
Mar 22 In the year 1796 gaspare Gabellone, composer, dies at 68
Mar 28 Bethel African Methodist Church of Phila is 1st US-African church in the year 1796.
Mar 28 On this day in history bethel African Methodist Church of Philadelphia is first US-African church
Mar 31 In the year 1796 johann Wolfgang von Goethes "Egmont", premieres in Weimar
Mar 31 Johann Wolfgang von Goethes "Egmont," premieres in Weimar in the year 1796.
Apr 13 In the year 1796 1st elephant arrives in US from India
Apr 13 First elephant brought to America (from Bengal, India) in the year 1796.
Apr 22 On this day in history napoleon defeats Piedmontese at Battle of Mondovi
Apr 24 K L Immermann, writer in the year 1796.
Apr 26 In the year 1796 auguste-Matthieu Panseron, composer
Apr 28 On this day in history cease fire of Cherasco
May 04 Horace Mann, US, educator/author/editor (pioneered public schools) in the year 1796.
May 09 In the year 1796 august Pauly, German classicus (Real Encyclopedia)