Historical Events In 1786
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 in the year 1786.
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 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) in the year 1786.
Feb 13 In the year 1786 abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia
Feb 20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician on this day in history.
Mar 07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 11 Jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28 on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1786 patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 25 Giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer
Apr 20 On this day in history john Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21
Apr 23 In the year 1786 alexander Cozens, English water colors painter, dies at about 68
May 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1786 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
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) in the year 1786.
Jun 08 First commercially-made ice cream sold (NY) in the year 1786.
Jun 10 On this day in history a landslide dam on the Dadu River created by an earthquake ten days earlier collapses, killing 100,000 in the Sichuan province of China.
Jun 13 In the year 1786 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 In the year 1786 giacomo Cordella, composer