Historical Events In 1791
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Apr 19 In the year 1791 richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies
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) in the year 1791.
Apr 27 The birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 11 Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1791.
May 28 Joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
May 29 Pietro Romani, composer in the year 1791.
May 30 In the year 1791 ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56
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 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 In the year 1791 nicolas Ledesma, composer
Jul 09 Third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported in the year 1791.
Jul 14 In the year 1791 the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.
Jul 17 In the year 1791 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 Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1791 samuel Briggs & his son, patent nail-making machine
Aug 04 On this day in history austria & Turkey sign Peace of Sistova
Aug 19 In the year 1791 benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac
Aug 20 On this day in history danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska
Aug 22 Haitian Revolution begins in the year 1791.
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 John Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat in the year 1791.
Aug 30 On this day in history the HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day.