Historical Events In 1791
Sunday, 05 July 2020
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 In the year 1791 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 Francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53 in the year 1791.
May 11 On this day in history 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 In the year 1791 near Moodus, Connecticut, the largest historical earthquake in Connecticut occurred
May 28 Joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1791.
May 29 On this day in history pietro Romani, composer
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 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) on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history 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 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 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history 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.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac
Aug 20 Danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska in the year 1791.
Aug 22 Haitian Revolution begins on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman
Aug 25 In the year 1791 pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer, dies
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.