Historical Events In 1792
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jan 08 In the year 1792 lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo)
Jan 09 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
Jan 10 On this day in history jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
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 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 In the year 1792 ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter
Feb 20 US postal service created, postage 6 cents in the year 1792.
Feb 20 On this day in history uS postal service created; postage 6¢-12½¢, depending on distance
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 Humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners) in the year 1792.
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 On this day in history joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68
Feb 27 Don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal in the year 1792.
Feb 28 Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist on this day in history.
Feb 29 Gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville) in the year 1792.
Feb 29 In the year 1792 the birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine
Mar 01 On this day in history uS Presidential Succession Act passed
Mar 03 On this day in history robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63
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 In the year 1792 john Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer
Mar 10 John Stone patented the pile driver on this day in the year 1792.
Mar 10 On this day in history john Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78
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 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds in the year 1792.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce
Apr 02 In the year 1792 congress establishes Philadelphia mint