Historical Events In 1791
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Apr 19 Richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies on this day in history.
Apr 23 James Buchanan, Cove Gap PA, (Fed/Dem), 15th US president (1857-61) on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland)
Apr 27 Samuel Finley Breece Morse, US painter/inventor (telegraph) on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history the birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code
May 03 On this day in history the Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the Sejm of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
May 09 Francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1791 jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer
May 15 Baron Floris A van Hall, Dutch minister of Justice/Finance on this day in history.
May 15 Maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance in the year 1791.
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 On this day in history pietro Romani, composer
May 30 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1791.
Jun 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history fleeing French King Louis XVI & family captured at Varennes-en-Argonne
Jun 30 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart) in the year 1791.
Jul 05 On this day in history jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC)
Jul 05 On this day in history jos‚ Marˇa Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC
Jul 09 Nicolas Ledesma, composer in the year 1791.
Jul 09 In the year 1791 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 Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM in the year 1791.
Aug 02 In the year 1791 samuel Briggs & his son, patent nail-making machine
Aug 04 In the year 1791 austria & Turkey sign Peace of Sistova
Aug 19 Benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac in the year 1791.
Aug 20 Danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska on this day in history.
Aug 22 Haitian Revolution begins in the year 1791.
Aug 22 Haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman in the year 1791.
Aug 25 Pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer, dies in the year 1791.
Aug 26 John Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat in the year 1791.
Aug 30 The HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day on this day in history.