Historical Events In 1787
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Dec 01 Pavel Ivanovich Dulgorukov, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1787 the first lighthouse, built at Kinnaird Head, Fraserburgh, by Thomas Smith and Robert Stevenson, lit.
Dec 06 Laurens Pieter van de Speigel appointed Dutch pension advisor on this day in history.
Dec 07 Delaware becomes 1st state to ratify constitution in the year 1787.
Dec 07 Delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Dec 10 Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Phila, pioneer of educating the deaf in the year 1787.
Dec 12 In the year 1787 pennsylvania becomes 2nd state to ratify US constitution
Dec 15 Charles Cowden Clarke, English editor/Shakespearean critic on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1787 new Jersey becomes 3rd state to ratify constitution
Dec 22 In the year 1787 rasmus Rask, Denmark, language scholar
Dec 28 On this day in history hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao