Historical Events In 1792
Monday, 20 January 2020
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 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 French King Louis XVI was executed in Paris on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 In the year 1792 congress passes Presidential Succession Act
Feb 23 In the year 1792 humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners)
Feb 23 Istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor on this day in history.
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 In the year 1792 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 In the year 1792 gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville)
Feb 29 On this day in history the birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine
Mar 01 In the year 1792 uS Presidential Succession Act passed
Mar 03 Robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 Oranges introduced to Hawaii on this day in history.
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) on this day in history.
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 John Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78 in the year 1792.
Mar 16 On this day in history murder attempt on King Gustavus III by count Ankarstrom at opera
Mar 24 Benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London on this day in history.
Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on this day in history.
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 In the year 1792 gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce
Apr 02 Congress establishes Philadelphia mint on this day in history.