Historical Events In 1788
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Oct 02 On this day in history hMAS Sirius sets out from Port Jackson, Australia, to Cape Town for provisions.
Oct 11 In the year 1788 simon Sechter, composer
Oct 18 Jean-Guillain Cardon, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1788.
Oct 20 On this day in history philip Knapton, composer
Oct 23 Sarah Hale, founder (Seaman's Aid Society of Boston) on this day in history.
Oct 24 Sarah Josepha Hale, author (Mary Had a Little Lamb) on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1788 johann Samuel Schroeter, composer, dies
Nov 11 In the year 1788 michal Wielhorski, composer
Nov 15 Peregrinus Pogl, composer, dies at 77 in the year 1788.
Nov 28 Charles C of Nassau-Weilburg, governor of Maastricht, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history joseph Gibbs, composer, dies at 88
Dec 14 In the year 1788 carl Phillip Emanuel Bach, German composer, dies at 74
Dec 17 On this day in history russian army of Grigorij Potemkin occupies Ocharov
Dec 18 In the year 1788 camille Pleyel, Austria, piano builder/composer
Dec 19 On this day in history chinese troops occupy capital Thang Long Vietnam
Dec 21 Hue Tay Son becomes emperor Quang Trung of Vietnam in the year 1788.
Dec 23 On this day in history maryland votes to cede a 10 mile area for District of Columbia
Dec 23 Maryland votes to cede a 10 sqaure mile area for Dist of Columbia on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1788 john Logan, Scottish conductor (Ode to the Cuckoo), dies at about 40
Dec 30 In the year 1788 francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher, dies at 86