Historical Events In 1786
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 03 On this day in history johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer
Jan 04 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Jan 06 In Saint John, New Brunswick the first sitting of the New Brunswick legislature takes place at Saint John on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank
Jan 26 Benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times) on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
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 on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1786 wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales)
Feb 28 On this day in history d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1786.
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 On this day in history giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist
Apr 04 John Franklin, British explorer (Arctic) in the year 1786.
Apr 07 William Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853) in the year 1786.
Apr 18 In the year 1786 franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer
Apr 20 On this day in history john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 On this day in history alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 In the year 1786 pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
May 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1786 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jun 13 On this day in history winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate
Jun 29 Alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario in the year 1786.
Jul 22 On this day in history vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer on this day in history.