Historical Events In 1792
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jan 08 Lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo) in the year 1792.
Jan 09 In the year 1792 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
Jan 10 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1792 the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 Austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant on this day in history.
Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history uS postal service created, postage 6 cents
Feb 20 US postal service created; postage 6¢-12½¢, depending on distance in the year 1792.
Feb 21 Congress passes Pres Succession Act on this day in history.
Feb 21 Congress passes Presidential Succession Act on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners)
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 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal in the year 1792.
Feb 28 Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist in the year 1792.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1792 uS Presidential Succession Act passed
Mar 03 In the year 1792 robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63
Mar 04 Oranges introduced to Hawaii on this day in history.
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) in the year 1792.
Mar 07 John Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1792.
Mar 16 In the year 1792 murder attempt on King Gustavus III by count Ankarstrom at opera
Mar 24 Benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London in the year 1792.
Mar 29 On this day in history gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
Mar 29 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 in the year 1792.
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.