Historical Events In 1790
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Mar 19 In the year 1790 supply ship HMS Sirius, one of the vessels in the First Fleet to Australia, is wrecked on Norfolk Island en route to pick up supplies.
Mar 21 In the year 1790 thomas Jefferson reports to Pres Washington in NY as Sec of State
Mar 21 Thomas Jefferson reports to President Washington in New York as Secretary of State in the year 1790.
Mar 22 Thomas Jefferson becomes the 1st US Secretary of State on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1790 thomas Jefferson becomes the first US Secretary of State
Mar 26 In the year 1790 congress passes Naturalization Act, requires 2-year residency
Mar 27 On this day in history the modern shoestring (string and shoe holes) invented in England
Mar 27 In the year 1790 the shoelace invented
Mar 29 On this day in history john Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845)
Mar 29 The birth of John Tyler, Former American President on this day in history.
Mar 30 Joseph Smith, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1877 in the year 1790.
Apr 03 On this day in history revenue Marine Service (US Coast Guard), created
Apr 10 Robert Gray is 1st American to circumnavigate the Earth on this day in history.
Apr 10 Spanish start building forts in Nootka Sound to exploit sea otter harvest; try to head off English traders after the recent visit by Captain Cook in the year 1790.
Apr 10 US Patent system established in the year 1790.
Apr 17 In the year 1790 benjamin Franklin, US, (Poor Richards Almanac), dies at 84
Apr 30 Colonial troops occupy Bonni's marroon village on this day in history.
Apr 30 John Cockerill, English/Belgian industrialist in the year 1790.
May 06 In the year 1790 vaclav Vilem Wurfel, composer
May 09 William Clingan, American delegate to the Continental Congress in the year 1790.
May 12 On this day in history [Johannes] Carsten Hauch, Danish writer
May 21 Thomas Warton, English poet (Oxford sausage), dies in the year 1790.
May 26 Territory South of River Ohio created by Congress in the year 1790.
May 27 On this day in history jeremiah Carlton, laziest man in history, heir to a large fortune at 19 went to bed & stayed there for next 70 yrs, dies at 89
May 29 On this day in history rhode Is becomes last of original 13 colonies ratifying Constitution
May 29 Rhode Island becomes last of original 13 colonies ratifying Constitution on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1790 uS copyright law enacted
Jun 01 Salomon J Rappoport, Czech rabbi/learned (Ereg miliem) on this day in history.
Jun 08 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1790.
Jun 09 On this day in history 1st book copyrighted under constitution, "Philadelphia Spelling Book"
Jun 09 The first book copyrighted under the constitution, Philadelphia Spelling Book on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1790 louis Joseph Daussoigne-Mehul, composer
Jun 13 Jose Antonio Peez, president of Venezuela on this day in history.
Jun 19 John Gibson, British (?) sculptor in the year 1790.