Historical Events In 1791
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
Apr 19 In the year 1791 richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies
Apr 23 On this day in history james Buchanan, Cove Gap PA, (Fed/Dem), 15th US president (1857-61)
Apr 24 Nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland) in the year 1791.
Apr 27 On this day in history samuel Finley Breece Morse, US painter/inventor (telegraph)
Apr 27 The birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code on this day in history.
May 03 The Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the Sejm of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53
May 11 Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer in the year 1791.
May 15 Baron Floris A van Hall, Dutch minister of Justice/Finance in the year 1791.
May 15 On this day in history maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance.
May 16 Near Moodus, Connecticut, the largest historical earthquake in Connecticut occurred on this day in history.
May 28 Joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
May 29 Pietro Romani, composer on this day in history.
May 30 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1791.
Jun 09 In the year 1791 john Howard Payne, US, author/actor/diplomat (Home Sweet Home)
Jun 20 On this day in history king Louis XVI caught trying to escape French Revolution
Jun 21 In the year 1791 fleeing French King Louis XVI & family captured at Varennes-en-Argonne
Jun 30 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart) on this day in history.
Jul 05 Jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC) on this day in history.
Jul 05 Jos‚ Marˇa Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC in the year 1791.
Jul 09 In the year 1791 nicolas Ledesma, composer
Jul 09 On this day in history third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported.
Jul 14 In the year 1791 the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.
Jul 17 Members of the French National Guard under the command of General Lafayette open fire on a crowd of radical Jacobins at the Champ de Mars, Paris, during the French Revolution, killing as many as 50 people on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM
Aug 02 Samuel Briggs & his son, patent nail-making machine in the year 1791.
Aug 04 In the year 1791 austria & Turkey sign Peace of Sistova
Aug 19 On this day in history benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac
Aug 20 Danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1791 haitian Revolution begins
Aug 22 Haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman on this day in history.
Aug 25 Pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer, dies in the year 1791.
Aug 26 On this day in history john Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat
Aug 30 The HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day in the year 1791.