Historical Events In 1792
Thursday, 21 November 2019
Jan 08 In the year 1792 lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo)
Jan 09 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy in the year 1792.
Jan 10 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Robert Patterson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history french King Louis XVI was executed in Paris.
Jan 21 In the year 1792 tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales)
Jan 25 In the year 1792 the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 Austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant in the year 1792.
Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter on this day in history.
Feb 20 US postal service created, postage 6 cents in the year 1792.
Feb 20 US postal service created; postage 6¢-12½¢, depending on distance in the year 1792.
Feb 21 On this day in history congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 Congress passes Presidential Succession Act on this day in history.
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 Joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68 in the year 1792.
Feb 27 Don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1792 karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist
Feb 29 Gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville) in the year 1792.
Feb 29 The birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine in the year 1792.
Mar 01 On this day in history uS Presidential Succession Act passed
Mar 03 Robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1792 oranges introduced to Hawaii
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) on this day in history.
Mar 07 John Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer in the year 1792.
Mar 10 In the year 1792 john Stone patented the pile driver on this day.
Mar 10 John Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1792.
Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce
Apr 02 Congress establishes Philadelphia mint in the year 1792.