Historical Events In 1790
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Mar 19 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 on this day in history.
Mar 21 Thomas Jefferson reports to Pres Washington in NY as Sec of State in the year 1790.
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 Congress passes Naturalization Act, requires 2-year residency on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1790 the modern shoestring (string and shoe holes) invented in England
Mar 27 On this day in history the shoelace invented
Mar 29 In the year 1790 john Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845)
Mar 29 In the year 1790 the birth of John Tyler, Former American President
Mar 30 On this day in history joseph Smith, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1877
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 In the year 1790 uS Patent system established
Apr 17 On this day in history benjamin Franklin, US, (Poor Richards Almanac), dies at 84
Apr 30 Colonial troops occupy Bonni's marroon village in the year 1790.
Apr 30 On this day in history john Cockerill, English/Belgian industrialist
May 06 Vaclav Vilem Wurfel, composer in the year 1790.
May 09 In the year 1790 william Clingan, American delegate to the Continental Congress
May 12 [Johannes] Carsten Hauch, Danish writer in the year 1790.
May 21 On this day in history thomas Warton, English poet (Oxford sausage), dies
May 26 Territory South of River Ohio created by Congress on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS copyright law enacted
Jun 01 On this day in history salomon J Rappoport, Czech rabbi/learned (Ereg miliem)
Jun 08 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jun 09 1st book copyrighted under constitution, "Philadelphia Spelling Book" in the year 1790.
Jun 09 In the year 1790 the first book copyrighted under the constitution, Philadelphia Spelling Book
Jun 10 Louis Joseph Daussoigne-Mehul, composer on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1790 jose Antonio Peez, president of Venezuela
Jun 19 In the year 1790 john Gibson, British (?) sculptor