Historical Events In 1791
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Apr 19 In the year 1791 richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies
Apr 23 James Buchanan, Cove Gap PA, (Fed/Dem), 15th US president (1857-61) on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland)
Apr 27 Samuel Finley Breece Morse, US painter/inventor (telegraph) on this day in history.
Apr 27 The birth of Samuel Morse, Inventor of Morse Code on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1791 the Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the Sejm of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
May 09 In the year 1791 francis Hopkinson, US writer/music/lawyer, dies at 53
May 11 In the year 1791 jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer
May 15 Baron Floris A van Hall, Dutch minister of Justice/Finance in the year 1791.
May 15 Maximilien Robespierre proposes the Self-denying Ordinance on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history near Moodus, Connecticut, the largest historical earthquake in Connecticut occurred
May 28 Joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history pietro Romani, composer
May 30 On this day in history ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56
Jun 09 In the year 1791 john Howard Payne, US, author/actor/diplomat (Home Sweet Home)
Jun 20 On this day in history king Louis XVI caught trying to escape French Revolution
Jun 21 On this day in history fleeing French King Louis XVI & family captured at Varennes-en-Argonne
Jun 30 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart) on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1791 jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC)
Jul 05 Jos‚ Marˇa Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC on this day in history.
Jul 09 Nicolas Ledesma, composer on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1791 third Fleet arrives in Australia from England, HMS Queen bringing first Irish convicts to be transported.
Jul 14 In the year 1791 the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.
Jul 17 Members of the French National Guard under the command of General Lafayette open fire on a crowd of radical Jacobins at the Champ de Mars, Paris, during the French Revolution, killing as many as 50 people in the year 1791.
Jul 26 On this day in history franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM
Aug 02 In the year 1791 samuel Briggs & his son, patent nail-making machine
Aug 04 On this day in history austria & Turkey sign Peace of Sistova
Aug 19 Benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac in the year 1791.
Aug 20 Danish navigator Vitus Jonas Bering discovers Alaska on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1791 haitian Revolution begins
Aug 22 On this day in history haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman
Aug 25 In the year 1791 pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer, dies
Aug 26 In the year 1791 john Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat
Aug 30 The HMS Pandora sank after running aground on a reef the previous day on this day in history.