Historical Events In 1788
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Jun 11 On this day in history first British ship built on Pacific coast begun at Nootka Sound, BC
Jun 12 Johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1788 uS Constitution goes into effect as NH is 9th to ratify
Jun 25 On this day in history the Virginia colony including Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America, entered the United States of America as the tenth state.
Jun 25 In the year 1788 virginia becomes 10th state to ratify US constitution
Jun 28 On this day in history johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32
Jul 01 On this day in history jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry
Jul 14 On this day in history johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
Jul 17 Russian fleet destroys Swedish in the year 1788.
Jul 26 New York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history new York ratifies the U.S. Constitution.
Jul 26 NY becomes 11th state to ratify constitution in the year 1788.
Aug 02 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 in the year 1788.
Aug 08 King Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together on this day in history.
Aug 08 Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92 in the year 1788.
Aug 13 In the year 1788 prussia joins Anglo-Dutch alliance to form Triple Alliance to prevent spread of Russo-Swedish War of 1788-90
Aug 14 On this day in history thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies
Aug 15 In the year 1788 carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director
Aug 17 In the year 1788 losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded
Aug 20 In the year 1788 jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
Aug 22 In the year 1788 british create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves
Aug 22 Sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves in the year 1788.
Aug 22 Thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1788 cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution)
Aug 26 In the year 1788 aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist
Aug 27 On this day in history jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance
Sep 06 F Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari) in the year 1788.
Sep 12 Alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ) in the year 1788.
Sep 13 New York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington) in the year 1788.
Sep 13 New York City becomes the US national capital, as authorized by the Congress of the Confederation on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history nY City becomes 1st capital of US
Sep 14 John Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47 in the year 1788.
Sep 21 On this day in history margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
Sep 26 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1788.