Historical Events In 1787
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
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 in the year 1787.
May 17 English slave ship Sisters, from Africa to Cuba, capsizes on this day in history.
May 24 The Constitutional Convention is convened after a quorum of delegates attends in Philadelphia in the year 1787.
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 On this day in history "Virginia Plan" proposed
Jun 12 In the year 1787 law passes providing a senator must be at least 30 years old
Jun 20 On this day in history carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola player/composer, dies at 63
Jun 20 Oliver Ellsworth moves at the Federal Convention to call the government the United States on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history henry G W Smith, leader of British-Indian forces
Jul 02 In the year 1787 de Sade shouts from Bastille that prisoners are being slaughtered
Jul 04 Charles, prince de Rohan-Soubise, marshal of France, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jul 06 French government proclaims end to stamp/land tax on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1787 congress establishes Northwest Territory (excludes slavery)
Jul 13 In the year 1787 ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history horace the Saussure reaches top of Mont Blanc
Aug 06 On this day in history constitutional Convention in Phila begans debate
Aug 10 In the year 1787 mozart completes his "Eine small Nachtmusik"
Aug 13 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies in the year 1787.
Aug 15 Alexander Aliabiev, composer on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history jews are granted permission in Budapest Hungary to pray in groups
Aug 19 On this day in history w Herschel discovers Enceladus, a moon of Saturn
Aug 22 In the year 1787 john Fitch's steamboat completes its tests, years before Fulton
Aug 24 On this day in history james Weddell, Ostend England, Antarctic explorer (Weddell Sea)
Aug 24 In the year 1787 wolfgang A Mozart completes his viola sonata in A, K526
Sep 01 John Bake, classical composer on this day in history.
Sep 10 John Jordan Crittenden, MC (Union), died in 1863 in the year 1787.
Sep 12 On this day in history black Masons form 1st lodge
Sep 13 Prussian army moves into Netherlands in the year 1787.
Sep 15 -16] Utrecht patriots flee to Amsterdam on this day in history.