Historical Events In 1792
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Jan 08 Lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo) on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1792 french King Louis XVI was executed in Paris.
Jan 21 Tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales) on this day in history.
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 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter in the year 1792.
Feb 20 In the year 1792 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 In the year 1792 congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 In the year 1792 congress passes Presidential Succession Act
Feb 23 On this day in history humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners)
Feb 23 On this day in history istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor
Feb 23 On this day in history joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G, premieres
Feb 23 Joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68 in the year 1792.
Feb 27 On this day in history don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal
Feb 28 Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist on this day in history.
Feb 29 On this day in history gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville)
Feb 29 In the year 1792 the birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine
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 in the year 1792.
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) in the year 1792.
Mar 07 In the year 1792 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 In the year 1792 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 In the year 1792 benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London
Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds in the year 1792.
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 Gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce in the year 1792.
Apr 02 In the year 1792 congress establishes Philadelphia mint