Historical Events In 1786
Friday, 22 March 2019
Jan 03 In the year 1786 johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer
Jan 04 In the year 1786 mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
Jan 06 On this day in history in Saint John, New Brunswick the first sitting of the New Brunswick legislature takes place at Saint John.
Jan 08 Nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank on this day in history.
Jan 26 Benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times) in the year 1786.
Feb 13 Abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia in the year 1786.
Feb 20 In the year 1786 johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70
Feb 24 Charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India on this day in history.
Feb 24 The birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales in the year 1786.
Feb 24 Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales) on this day in history.
Feb 28 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1786 frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76
Mar 11 On this day in history jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28
Mar 23 In the year 1786 patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 25 In the year 1786 giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist
Apr 04 John Franklin, British explorer (Arctic) on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1786 william Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853)
Apr 18 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer in the year 1786.
Apr 20 In the year 1786 john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 Alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68 in the year 1786.
May 01 In the year 1786 mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna)
May 01 In the year 1786 wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies in the year 1786.
May 06 In the year 1786 ludwig Borne, writer
May 08 In the year 1786 thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
May 19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43
Jun 08 Commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC) on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1786 first commercially-made ice cream sold (NY)
Jun 10 A landslide dam on the Dadu River created by an earthquake ten days earlier collapses, killing 100,000 in the Sichuan province of China in the year 1786.
Jun 13 Winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario.
Jul 22 Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1786.
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer on this day in history.