Historical Events In 1791
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Apr 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1791 nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland)
Apr 27 On this day in history samuel Finley Breece Morse, US painter/inventor (telegraph)
Apr 27 On this day in history the birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code
May 03 In the year 1791 the Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the Sejm of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
May 09 In the year 1791 francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53
May 11 Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1791 baron Floris A van Hall, Dutch minister of Justice/Finance
May 15 In the year 1791 maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance.
May 16 On this day in history near Moodus, Connecticut, the largest historical earthquake in Connecticut occurred
May 28 In the year 1791 joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57
May 29 Pietro Romani, composer on this day in history.
May 30 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1791.
Jun 09 John Howard Payne, US, author/actor/diplomat (Home Sweet Home) in the year 1791.
Jun 20 King Louis XVI caught trying to escape French Revolution on this day in history.
Jun 21 Fleeing French King Louis XVI & family captured at Varennes-en-Argonne in the year 1791.
Jun 30 On this day in history fĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart)
Jul 05 In the year 1791 jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC)
Jul 05 Jos‚ Marˇa Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC in the year 1791.
Jul 09 On this day in history nicolas Ledesma, composer
Jul 09 In the year 1791 third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported.
Jul 14 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England in the year 1791.
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 in the year 1791.
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 Austria & Turkey sign Peace of Sistova in the year 1791.
Aug 19 Benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1791 danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska
Aug 22 On this day in history haitian Revolution begins
Aug 22 Haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1791 pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer, dies
Aug 26 In the year 1791 john Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat
Aug 30 In the year 1791 the HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day.