Historical Events In 1792
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Jan 08 Lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo) on this day in history.
Jan 09 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1792 jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
Jan 12 In the year 1792 robert Patterson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881
Jan 21 In the year 1792 french King Louis XVI was executed in Paris.
Jan 21 In the year 1792 tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales)
Jan 25 On this day in history the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 In the year 1792 austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant
Feb 12 In the year 1792 ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter
Feb 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1792 congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 In the year 1792 congress passes Presidential Succession Act
Feb 23 Humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners) in the year 1792.
Feb 23 On this day in history istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor
Feb 23 In the year 1792 joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G, premieres
Feb 23 Joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal
Feb 28 On this day in history karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist
Feb 29 In the year 1792 gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville)
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 Robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63 in the year 1792.
Mar 04 On this day in history oranges introduced to Hawaii
Mar 07 In the year 1792 captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington)
Mar 07 John Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer in the year 1792.
Mar 10 John Stone patented the pile driver on this day in the year 1792.
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 On this day in history benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London
Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on this day in history.
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 On this day in history congress establishes Philadelphia mint