Historical Events In 1792
Monday, 10 May 2021
Jan 08 In the year 1792 lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo)
Jan 09 In the year 1792 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
Jan 10 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1792.
Jan 12 Robert Patterson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881 in the year 1792.
Jan 21 On this day in history french King Louis XVI was executed in Paris.
Jan 21 Tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales) in the year 1792.
Jan 25 In the year 1792 the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 In the year 1792 austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant
Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter in the year 1792.
Feb 20 In the year 1792 uS postal service created, postage 6 cents
Feb 20 In the year 1792 uS postal service created; postage 6¢-12½¢, depending on distance
Feb 21 On this day in history congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 Congress passes Presidential Succession Act in the year 1792.
Feb 23 Humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners) on this day in history.
Feb 23 Istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor in the year 1792.
Feb 23 Joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G, premieres in the year 1792.
Feb 23 In the year 1792 joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68
Feb 27 Don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
Feb 28 Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist on this day in history.
Feb 29 Gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville) on this day in history.
Feb 29 The birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine in the year 1792.
Mar 01 US Presidential Succession Act passed on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1792 oranges introduced to Hawaii
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) in the year 1792.
Mar 07 On this day in history john Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer
Mar 10 John Stone patented the pile driver on this day on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history john Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78
Mar 16 Murder attempt on King Gustavus III by count Ankarstrom at opera on this day in history.
Mar 24 Benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
Mar 29 In the year 1792 king Gustav III of Sweden dies after being shot in the back at a midnight masquerade ball at Stockholm's Royal Opera just 13 days earlier. He is succeeded by Gustav IV Adolf.
Apr 01 In the year 1792 gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce
Apr 02 In the year 1792 congress establishes Philadelphia mint