Historical Events In 1792
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jan 08 On this day in history lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo)
Jan 09 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy in the year 1792.
Jan 10 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1792.
Jan 12 On this day in history robert Patterson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881
Jan 21 French King Louis XVI was executed in Paris in the year 1792.
Jan 21 On this day in history tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales)
Jan 25 In the year 1792 the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 Austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant in the year 1792.
Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter in the year 1792.
Feb 20 US postal service created, postage 6 cents in the year 1792.
Feb 20 US postal service created; postage 6¢-12˝¢, depending on distance on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1792 congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 Congress passes Presidential Succession Act on this day in history.
Feb 23 Humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners) in the year 1792.
Feb 23 Istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G, premieres
Feb 23 In the year 1792 joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68
Feb 27 In the year 1792 don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal
Feb 28 On this day in history karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist
Feb 29 On this day in history gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville)
Feb 29 In the year 1792 the birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine
Mar 01 In the year 1792 uS Presidential Succession Act passed
Mar 03 In the year 1792 robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1792 oranges introduced to Hawaii
Mar 07 Captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington) in the year 1792.
Mar 07 On this day in history john Herschel, Slough England, William Herschel's son, astronomer
Mar 10 On this day in history john Stone patented the pile driver on this day.
Mar 10 On this day in history john Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78
Mar 16 In the year 1792 murder attempt on King Gustavus III by count Ankarstrom at opera
Mar 24 On this day in history benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London
Mar 29 On this day in history gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
Mar 29 In the year 1792 king Gustav III of Sweden dies after being shot in the back at a midnight masquerade ball at Stockholm's Royal Opera just 13 days earlier. He is succeeded by Gustav IV Adolf.
Apr 01 Gronings feminist Etta Palm demands women's right to divorce in the year 1792.
Apr 02 In the year 1792 congress establishes Philadelphia mint