Historical Events In 1787
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Dec 01 Pavel Ivanovich Dulgorukov, composer in the year 1787.
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 In the year 1787 delaware becomes first state to ratify constitution
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 In the year 1787 charles Cowden Clarke, English editor/Shakespearean critic
Dec 18 New Jersey becomes 3rd state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Dec 22 Rasmus Rask, Denmark, language scholar in the year 1787.
Dec 28 Hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao on this day in history.