Historical Events In 1797
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1797 albany becomes the capital of New York state
Jan 01 Albany replaces New York City as capital of NY in the year 1797.
Jan 01 Albany replaces NYC as capital of NY on this day in history.
Jan 04 Wilhelm Beer, Germany, amateur astronomer (constructed 1st Moon map) in the year 1797.
Jan 07 In the year 1797 the modern Italian flag is first used.
Jan 11 On this day in history francis Lightfoot Lee, US farmer (singer Decl of Independ), dies at 62
Jan 13 In the year 1797 elisabeth C von Brunswick-Bevern, wife of Frederick II, dies at 81
Jan 15 In the year 1797 1st top hat worn (John Etherington of London)
Jan 15 In the year 1797 the first top hat worn (John Etherington of London)
Jan 26 In the year 1797 russia, Prussia & Austria sign treaty
Jan 26 Russia, Prussia &Austria sign treaty in the year 1797.
Jan 30 Congress refuses to accept 1st petitions from American blacks on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1797 congress refuses to accept first petitions from American blacks
Jan 30 On this day in history edwin Vose Sumner, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863
Jan 30 On this day in history johann Abraham Sixt, composer, dies at 40
Jan 31 In the year 1797 franz Peter Schubert, Lichtenthal Aust, composer (Unfinished Symphony)
Jan 31 On this day in history the birth of Franz Schubert, Austrian composer
Feb 04 On this day in history earthquake in Quito, Ecuador kills 40,000
Feb 04 In the year 1797 earthquake in Quito, Ecuador kills 41,000
Feb 06 Joseph Maria von Radowitz, Prussian minister of Foreign affairs in the year 1797.
Feb 08 In the year 1797 johann Friedrich Doles, composer, dies at 81
Feb 11 Antoine Dauvergne, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1797 haydn's song "Gott erhalte Franz den Kaiser," premieres in Vienna
Feb 15 Battle of Cape St Vincent in the year 1797.
Feb 15 Henry Engelhard Steinway, piano maker (Steinway) on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1797 trinidad is surrendered to a British fleet under the command of Sir Ralph Abercromby.
Feb 19 In the year 1797 1/3 of papal domain ceded to France
Feb 21 On this day in history trinidad, West Indies surrenders to British
Feb 21 In the year 1797 trinidad, West Indies surrenders to the British
Feb 22 In the year 1797 last Invasion of Britain: 1797 The Last Invasion of Britain by the French, begins near Fishguard, Wales.
Feb 22 William I, Berlin, King of Prussia (1861-88)/German Emperor (1871-88) on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1797 samuel Lover, composer
Feb 25 Colonel William Tate and his force of 1000-1500 soldiers surrender after the Last Invasion of Britain on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1797 bank of England issues 1st £1-note