Historical Events In 1786
Monday, 06 February 2023
Jan 03 Johann Christian Friedrich Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
Jan 06 In the year 1786 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 In the year 1786 benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times)
Feb 13 Abraham Baldwin selected president of University of Georgia in the year 1786.
Feb 20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1786.
Feb 24 In the year 1786 charles Cornwallis appointed Governor-General of India
Feb 24 On this day in history the birth of Wilhelm Grimm, Author of fairy tales
Feb 24 Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller (Grimm's Fairy Tales) on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1786 d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist/politician
Mar 07 On this day in history frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76
Mar 11 Jacobus Bellamy, [Zelandus], Dutch/Swiss poet, dies at 28 on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1786 john Franklin, British explorer (Arctic)
Apr 07 On this day in history william Rufus DeVane King, (D) 13th VP (1853)
Apr 18 On this day in history franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer
Apr 20 John Goodricke, English deaf & dumb astronomer, dies at 21 in the year 1786.
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 On this day in history wolfgang Mozart premieres his opera, The Marriage of Figaro, in Vienna
May 05 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
May 06 Ludwig Borne, writer on this day in history.
May 08 Thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry in the year 1786.
May 19 In the year 1786 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1786 commercially made ice cream 1st advertised (Mr Hall, NYC)
Jun 08 First commercially-made ice cream sold (NY) in the year 1786.
Jun 10 In the year 1786 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 Winfield Scott, army general (Union)/presidential candidate on this day in history.
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 In the year 1786 vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
Jul 25 Giacomo Cordella, composer in the year 1786.