Historical Events In 1792
Friday, 07 August 2020
Jan 08 Lowell Mason, Medfield Mass, organist/composer (Zebulo) on this day in history.
Jan 09 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1792 jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
Jan 12 In the year 1792 robert Patterson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881
Jan 21 On this day in history french King Louis XVI was executed in Paris.
Jan 21 In the year 1792 tsjalling Hiddes Halbertsma, Fries story teller (Rhymes & Tales)
Jan 25 On this day in history the London Corresponding Society is founded.
Feb 07 On this day in history austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant
Feb 12 Ferdinand de Braekeleer, Belgian painter on this day in history.
Feb 20 US postal service created, postage 6 cents on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history uS postal service created; postage 6¢-12˝¢, depending on distance
Feb 21 On this day in history congress passes Pres Succession Act
Feb 21 On this day in history congress passes Presidential Succession Act
Feb 23 In the year 1792 humane Society of Massachusetts incorporated (erected life-saving stations for distressed mariners)
Feb 23 Istvan Ferenczi, Hungarian sculptor in the year 1792.
Feb 23 On this day in history joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G, premieres
Feb 23 On this day in history joshua Reynolds, English portrait painter (Simplicity), dies at 68
Feb 27 Don Joaquin B F Espartero, Spanish adventurer/fieldmarshal in the year 1792.
Feb 28 In the year 1792 karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist
Feb 29 Gioacchino Rossini, Pesaro Italy, composer (Barber of Seville) on this day in history.
Feb 29 In the year 1792 the birth of John Holland, American inventor of the submarine
Mar 01 US Presidential Succession Act passed in the year 1792.
Mar 03 On this day in history robert Adam, Scottish architect (Syon House, Middlesex), dies at 63
Mar 04 Oranges introduced to Hawaii in the year 1792.
Mar 07 On this day in history captain Robert Gray discovers Grays Harbor (Washington)
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 In the year 1792 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 Benjamin West (US) becomes president of Royal Academy of London in the year 1792.
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 On this day in history congress establishes Philadelphia mint