Historical Events In 1786
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 in the year 1786.
Jan 06 In the year 1786 in Saint John, New Brunswick the first sitting of the New Brunswick legislature takes place at Saint John.
Jan 08 In the year 1786 nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank
Jan 26 Benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times) on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India
Feb 24 On this day in history the birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales
Feb 24 In the year 1786 wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales)
Feb 28 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician on this day in history.
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1786.
Mar 11 In the year 1786 jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28
Mar 23 In the year 1786 patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 25 Giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist in the year 1786.
Apr 04 John Franklin, British explorer (Arctic) on this day in history.
Apr 07 William Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853) in the year 1786.
Apr 18 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer in the year 1786.
Apr 20 In the year 1786 john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 In the year 1786 alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 On this day in history mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna)
May 01 In the year 1786 wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
May 06 Ludwig Borne, writer on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43 in the year 1786.
Jun 08 Commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC) on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1786 first commercially-made ice cream sold (NY)
Jun 10 A landslide dam on the Dadu River created by an earthquake ten days earlier collapses, killing 100,000 in the Sichuan province of China on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1786 winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate
Jun 29 Alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1786 vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer on this day in history.