Historical Events In 1788
Monday, 17 February 2020
Jun 11 In the year 1788 first British ship built on Pacific coast begun at Nootka Sound, BC
Jun 12 Johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet, dies at 65 in the year 1788.
Jun 21 US Constitution goes into effect as NH is 9th to ratify in the year 1788.
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 Johann Christoph Vogel, composer, dies at 32 in the year 1788.
Jul 01 Jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
Jul 17 In the year 1788 russian fleet destroys Swedish
Jul 26 New York becomes 11th state to ratify constitution on this day in history.
Jul 26 New York ratifies the U.S. Constitution on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history nY becomes 11th state to ratify constitution
Aug 02 In the year 1788 thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61
Aug 08 King Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together in the year 1788.
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 Thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies on this day in history.
Aug 15 Carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director in the year 1788.
Aug 17 On this day in history losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded
Aug 20 In the year 1788 jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
Aug 22 On this day in history british create the settlement of Sierra Leone, Africa, for freed slaves
Aug 22 In the year 1788 sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves
Aug 22 Thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter in the year 1788.
Aug 25 Cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution) on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1788 aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist
Aug 27 Jacques Neeker names French minister of Finance in the year 1788.
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 On this day in history new York becomes the capital of the United States (later replaced by Washington)
Sep 13 New York City becomes the US national capital, as authorized by the Congress of the Confederation in the year 1788.
Sep 13 In the year 1788 nY City becomes 1st capital of US
Sep 14 John Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1788 margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
Sep 26 In the year 1788 francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63