Historical Events In 1793
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history francesco Guardi, Italian painter, dies at 80
Jan 03 On this day in history lucretia Coffin Mott, US, teacher/minister/abolitionist/feminist
Jan 04 Bengt Lidner, Swedish poet (Medea/Yttersa domen), dies at 35 in the year 1793.
Jan 09 On this day in history 1st hot-air balloon flight in the US lifts off in Phila
Jan 09 In the year 1793 dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
Jan 09 On this day in history jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia)
Jan 09 In the year 1793 jean-Pierre Blanchard makes the first successful balloon flight in the U.S. His hydrogen-filled balloon lifts off in Philadelphia, PA and lands 15 miles away in Woodbury, NJ.
Jan 18 In the year 1793 william Henry Havergal, composer
Jan 19 On this day in history french King Louis XVI sentenced to death
Jan 19 On this day in history king Louis XVI sentenced to death by the French Convention
Jan 21 On this day in history jan 21, King Louis the 16th of France is found guilty of treason and beheaded during the Revolution.
Jan 21 In the year 1793 louis XVI, French king (1774-93), beheaded by revolutionaries at 38
Jan 21 Louis XVI, the King of France, is guillotined during the French revolution in the year 1793.
Jan 21 On this day in history prussia & Russia sign partition treaty (Poland divided)
Jan 23 2nd partition of Poland, between Prussia & Russia in the year 1793.
Jan 23 In the year 1793 2nd partition of Poland, between Prussia &Russia
Jan 23 On this day in history humane Society of Philadelphia (first aid society) organized
Feb 01 In the year 1793 france declares war on England & Netherlands
Feb 01 Patent granted Ralph Hodgson, New York, for oiled silk & linen in the year 1793.
Feb 02 William Aiton, English botanist (Kew Gardens), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1793 carlo Goldoni, Italian author (L'avaro), dies at 85
Feb 06 Pietro Rovelli, composer in the year 1793.
Feb 11 On this day in history prussian troops occupy Venlo Neth
Feb 11 On this day in history prussian troops occupy Venlo Netherlands
Feb 12 In the year 1793 1st US fugitive slave law passed; requires return of escaped slaves
Feb 12 On this day in history uS fugitive slave law passed which requires return of escaped slaves
Feb 24 French troops conquer Breda on this day in history.
Feb 25 1st cabinet meeting (At George Washington's home) on this day in history.
Feb 25 US President George Washington and his department heads hold their first Cabinet meeting in the year 1793.
Mar 02 In the year 1793 carl Gustaf Pilo, Swedish-born artist
Mar 02 In the year 1793 sam[uel] Houston, 1st president of Texas (1836-38, 1841-44)
Mar 02 On this day in history the birth of Sam Houston, Texan leader
Mar 03 In the year 1793 ch Sealsfield, writer
Mar 04 French troops conquer Geertruidenberg Neth on this day in history.