Historical Events In 1786
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jul 29 In the year 1786 1st newspaper published west of Alleghanies, Pitts Gazette
Jul 29 On this day in history franz Asplmayr, composer, dies at 58
Jul 29 In the year 1786 the first newspaper published west of Alleghenies, Pitts Gazette
Aug 01 On this day in history louis C Luzac, judge/Dutch Internal minister
Aug 02 Utrechtse Vroedschap flees in the year 1786.
Aug 07 Friedrich Schwindl, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Aug 08 Congress adopts silver dollar & decimal system of money in the year 1786.
Aug 08 Mt Blanc, the tallest mountain in Europe, climbed for the first time in the year 1786.
Aug 09 First ascent of Mt Blanc in the year 1786.
Aug 11 On this day in history captain Francis Light establishes the British colony of Penang in Malaysia
Aug 16 On this day in history henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/bandmaster, dies at 80
Aug 17 Davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo) in the year 1786.
Aug 17 In the year 1786 frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74
Aug 17 The birth of Davy Crockett, US frontiersman killed at the Alamo in the year 1786.
Aug 25 [Charles] Louis I, (Augustus), King of Bavaria (Lola Montez) on this day in history.
Aug 29 Shay's Rebellion in Springfield, Mass in the year 1786.
Sep 04 -5] Orange troops plunder Hattem/Elburg on this day in history.
Sep 05 Montplaisir Ceramic factory opens in Schaarbeek Belgium in the year 1786.
Sep 11 Annapolis Convention to determine interstate commerce in the year 1786.
Sep 11 Friedrich Kuhlau, composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 Justinus AC Kerner, German family doctor/poet/writer on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1786 england & France sign trade agreement
Sep 27 Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1786 august Keppel, 1st viscount/naval commander/politican, dies
Oct 06 In the year 1786 antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer, dies at 56
Oct 15 In the year 1786 earliest 32°F (0°C) recorded temp in NYC
Oct 19 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Harvard University organizes 1st astronomical expedition in US in the year 1786.
Nov 07 Francisco Andrevi y Castellar, composer on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1786 the oldest musical organization in the United States is founded as the Stoughton Musical Society.
Nov 10 In the year 1786 carl Eberwein, composer
Nov 18 Henry Rowley Bishop, British composer/conductor on this day in history.
Nov 30 Peter Leopold Joseph of Habsburg-Lorraine, Grand Duke of Tuscany, promulgates a penal reform making his country the first state to abolish the death penalty. November 30 is therefore commemorated by 300 cities around the world as Cities for Life Day in the year 1786.
Dec 04 John LA Luyten, Catholic Member of Dutch 2nd parliament [or 12/14] in the year 1786.