Thu Nov 16 2000 at 3:31:46
Born in 1791:
English mathematician and inventor
Russian guitarist and composer
Died in 1791:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
English writer and historian
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay
Events of 1791:
to divide that territory into
Having started exporting English
, Great Britain begins exporting
is the first state outside the original thirteen to be admitted to the
after New York finally gives up its claim to the area.
learns from his minister to France,
France is unhappy
acts levying duties levied on foreign ships, because these acts to not exempt France. So "
most favoured nation
" doesn't mean being favored above all other nations. Surprise, surprise.
writes a letter to
chiding him for still owning slaves. Jefferson returns a polite if somewhat defensive reply.
also sees the first Federal monetary intervention.
George Washington announces the location of the new Federal capital, a ten-mile-square area straddling the
and Benjamin Banneker survey the area and lay out its boundaries.
Pierre Charles L'Enfant
draws up a plan for the new city,
Arthur St. Clair
is sent with a force of 3,000 men to establish forts in the
country. The ventual goal is a strategic point on the
, the present day site of
, Indiana].. The money to supply the troops is embezzled by
Indians, led by
, surprise St Clair and his army (now reduced to 1400) at
. 700 Americans are killed to 65 Indians. British governor
Henry "Hair Buyer" Hamilton
, still at
1783 Treatry of Paris
The Rights of Man
, a response to
's denuncuiation of the
of the previous year.
, after four years of work, agrees on a
to strengthen the Polish government and keep Poland from being
's period of relative calm following the 1789 revolution begins to break down.
Olympe de Gouge
Declaration of the Rights of Woman and Female Citizen
which points out the inequity in the
Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen
passed by the
in 1789, and offers a remedy to it. She tries to push this declaration in the National Assembly but gets nowhere, and she will pay for it during
in the colony of
cannot be put down.
attempts to escape
, but is spotted by a peasant at
who recognizes his face from a coin. Louis and Marie Antoinette are captured and returned to Paris. Many now consider them traitors.
(July 4) The
equality of freed blacks
(July 17) (
Massacre of the Champ de Mars
troops fire on stone-throwers at a political rally.
s opposed to the removal of Louis, mostly
, leave the club to form the
is not one of them.
(September 1) France annexes the Papal enclave of
(September 14) King
drawn up by the National Assembly.
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Joao Carlos Saldanha Oliveira e Daun, Duke of Saldanha
Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon
On Giants' Shoulders
George Washington's 1792 State of the Union Address
George Washington's 1791 State of the Union Address
Amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America
Marquis de Lafayette
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