Historical Events In 1791
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Apr 19 In the year 1791 richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies
Apr 23 In the year 1791 james Buchanan, Cove Gap PA, (Fed/Dem), 15th US president (1857-61)
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) in the year 1791.
Apr 27 In the year 1791 the birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code
May 03 The Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the Sejm of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the year 1791.
May 09 Francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53 in the year 1791.
May 11 In the year 1791 jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer
May 15 On this day in history 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 Near Moodus, Connecticut, the largest historical earthquake in Connecticut occurred on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57
May 29 In the year 1791 pietro Romani, composer
May 30 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Jun 09 John Howard Payne, US, author/actor/diplomat (Home Sweet Home) in the year 1791.
Jun 20 In the year 1791 king Louis XVI caught trying to escape French Revolution
Jun 21 Fleeing French King Louis XVI & family captured at Varennes-en-Argonne on this day in history.
Jun 30 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart) in the year 1791.
Jul 05 Jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC) on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history jos‚ Marˇa Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC
Jul 09 Nicolas Ledesma, composer on this day in history.
Jul 09 Third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1791 franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM
Aug 02 Samuel Briggs & his son, patent nail-making machine on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history haitian Revolution begins
Aug 22 In the year 1791 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 on this day in history.
Aug 30 The HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day on this day in history.