Historical Events In 1790
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
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 On this day in history thomas Jefferson reports to President Washington in New York as Secretary of State
Mar 22 Thomas Jefferson becomes the 1st US Secretary of State in the year 1790.
Mar 22 On this day in history 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 The shoelace invented on this day in history.
Mar 29 John Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845) on this day in history.
Mar 29 The birth of John Tyler, Former American President on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1790 joseph Smith, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1877
Apr 03 Revenue Marine Service (US Coast Guard), created on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1790 uS Patent system established
Apr 17 Benjamin Franklin, US, (Poor Richards Almanac), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1790 colonial troops occupy Bonni's marroon village
Apr 30 John Cockerill, English/Belgian industrialist on this day in history.
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 [Johannes] Carsten Hauch, Danish writer on this day in history.
May 21 Thomas Warton, English poet (Oxford sausage), dies on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history territory South of River Ohio created by Congress
May 27 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 in the year 1790.
May 29 Rhode Is becomes last of original 13 colonies ratifying Constitution on this day in history.
May 29 Rhode Island becomes last of original 13 colonies ratifying Constitution in the year 1790.
May 31 In the year 1790 uS copyright law enacted
Jun 01 Salomon J Rappoport, Czech rabbi/learned (Ereg miliem) in the year 1790.
Jun 08 In the year 1790 charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75
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 in the year 1790.
Jun 10 In the year 1790 louis Joseph Daussoigne-Mehul, composer
Jun 13 In the year 1790 jose Antonio Peez, president of Venezuela
Jun 19 John Gibson, British (?) sculptor in the year 1790.