Historical Events In 1786
Friday, 03 April 2020
Jan 03 In the year 1786 johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer
Jan 04 In the year 1786 mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
Jan 06 In Saint John, New Brunswick the first sitting of the New Brunswick legislature takes place at Saint John in the year 1786.
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) in the year 1786.
Feb 13 On this day in history abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 On this day in history johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70
Feb 24 In the year 1786 charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India
Feb 24 In the year 1786 the birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales
Feb 24 Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales) in the year 1786.
Feb 28 On this day in history d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1786 john Franklin, British explorer (Arctic)
Apr 07 In the year 1786 william Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853)
Apr 18 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer in the year 1786.
Apr 20 John Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21 in the year 1786.
Apr 23 Alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
May 01 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) in the year 1786.
May 01 In the year 1786 wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 On this day in history pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
May 06 In the year 1786 ludwig Borne, writer
May 08 Thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry in the year 1786.
May 19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1786.
May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1786 commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC)
Jun 08 First commercially-made ice cream sold (NY) in the year 1786.
Jun 10 In the year 1786 a landslide dam on the Dadu River created by an earthquake ten days earlier collapses, killing 100,000 in the Sichuan province of China.
Jun 13 On this day in history 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 in the year 1786.
Jul 22 In the year 1786 vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer on this day in history.