Historical Events In 1791
Monday, 16 September 2019
Jan 02 On this day in history big Bottom massacre in the Ohio Country, marking the beginning of the Northwest Indian War.
Jan 06 In the year 1791 jose Melchor Gomiz y Colomer, composer
Jan 08 Jacob Collamer, (Sen-Vt) on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history calvin Phillips, became shortest known adult male (67 cm; 2' 2")
Jan 15 Franz Gillparzer, Austrian tragic dramatist (Golden Fleece) in the year 1791.
Jan 25 On this day in history british Parliament approves bill splitting the old province of Quebec into Upper and Lower Canada.
Feb 01 In the year 1791 charles J Sax, Belgian music instrument builder
Feb 12 Jan D Zocher Jr, Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam) in the year 1791.
Feb 16 In the year 1791 richard earl d'Alton, Austria general of S Neth, commits suicide at 58
Feb 17 On this day in history messier catalogs M83 (spiral galaxy in Hydra)
Feb 20 Carl Czerny, Vienna Austria, pianist/composer (Schule der Virtuosen) in the year 1791.
Feb 25 1st Bank of US chartered in the year 1791.
Mar 02 On this day in history long-distance communication speeds up with the unveiling of a semaphore machine in Paris.
Mar 03 1st internal revenue act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages) in the year 1791.
Mar 03 In the year 1791 congress establishes US Mint
Mar 03 First Internal Revenue Act (taxing distilled spirits & carriages) in the year 1791.
Mar 04 1st Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office on this day in history.
Mar 04 President Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1791 vermont becomes the 14th state of the Union.
Mar 06 In the year 1791 anna Claypoole Peale, painted miniatures
Mar 09 In the year 1791 george Hayward, US, surgeon, 1st to use ether
Mar 09 George Hayward, Us, surgeon, first to use ether in the year 1791.
Mar 10 In the year 1791 john Stone, Concord MA, patents a pile driver
Mar 10 In the year 1791 john Stone, Concord, Mass, patents a pile driver
Mar 10 Pope condemns France's Civil Constitution's treatment of the clergy on this day in history.
Mar 11 Samuel Mulliken of Philadelphia, PA became the first person to receive more than one patent from the U.S. Patent Office in the year 1791.
Mar 11 In the year 1791 samuel Mulliken, Phila, is 1st to obtain more than 1 US patent
Mar 21 Bangalore in India is seized by the British under Lord Cornwallis in the Third Mysore War on this day in history.
Mar 21 Capt Hopley Yeaton of NH becomes 1st commissioned officer in USN on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history captain Hopley Yeaton of New Hampshire becomes first commissioned officer in USN
Mar 28 Convicts Mary and William Bryant, their two children and seven other convicts escape from Port Jackson Australia in open boat to Timor but are recaptured there on this day in history.
Mar 31 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer on this day in history.
Apr 12 Francis Preston Blair, newspaper editor (Washington Globe) on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history félix PBOG earl de Merode, Belgian minister of War/Finance