Historical Events In 1787
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 14 In the year 1787 delegates gather in Phila to draw up US constitution
May 14 Delegates gather in Philadelphia to draw up US constitution on this day in history.
May 17 English slave ship Sisters, from Africa to Cuba, capsizes in the year 1787.
May 24 On this day in history the Constitutional Convention is convened after a quorum of delegates attends in Philadelphia
May 25 Constitutional convention opens at Phila, G Washington presiding in the year 1787.
May 25 On this day in history constitutional convention opens at Philadelphia, George Washington presiding
May 28 On this day in history johann Georg Leopold Mozart, Austrian composer, dies at 67
May 29 "Virginia Plan" proposed in the year 1787.
Jun 12 Law passes providing a senator must be at least 30 years old on this day in history.
Jun 20 Carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola player/composer, dies at 63 in the year 1787.
Jun 20 On this day in history oliver Ellsworth moves at the Federal Convention to call the government the United States.
Jun 28 On this day in history henry G W Smith, leader of British-Indian forces
Jul 02 de Sade shouts from Bastille that prisoners are being slaughtered in the year 1787.
Jul 04 On this day in history charles, prince de Rohan-Soubise, marshal of France, dies at 71
Jul 06 In the year 1787 french government proclaims end to stamp/land tax
Jul 13 In the year 1787 congress establishes Northwest Territory (excludes slavery)
Jul 13 Ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1787 parliament of Paris banished to Troyes
Aug 01 In the year 1787 alfonsus M de' Liguori, Italian theologist/bishop/saint, dies at 90
Aug 02 Horace the Saussure reaches top of Mont Blanc in the year 1787.
Aug 06 Constitutional Convention in Phila begans debate in the year 1787.
Aug 10 In the year 1787 mozart completes his "Eine small Nachtmusik"
Aug 13 In the year 1787 isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies
Aug 15 On this day in history alexander Aliabiev, composer
Aug 17 In the year 1787 jews are granted permission in Budapest Hungary to pray in groups
Aug 19 W Herschel discovers Enceladus, a moon of Saturn in the year 1787.
Aug 22 On this day in history john Fitch's steamboat completes its tests, years before Fulton
Aug 24 James Weddell, Ostend England, Antarctic explorer (Weddell Sea) on this day in history.
Aug 24 Wolfgang A Mozart completes his viola sonata in A, K526 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1787 john Bake, classical composer
Sep 10 In the year 1787 john Jordan Crittenden, MC (Union), died in 1863
Sep 12 Black Masons form 1st lodge on this day in history.
Sep 13 Prussian army moves into Netherlands on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history -16] Utrecht patriots flee to Amsterdam