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  Encyclopedia: 1791   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Events and Trends King George III ascends the British throne in 1760.
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Francis Hopkinson (2 October 1737–May 9, 1791), an American author, and one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, was born at Philadelphia in 1737.
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 Events Affecting the Constitution - The U.S. Constitution Online - USConstitution.net
This event shocked much of the upper and ruling classes, as they realized how close the young United States came to a mass rebellion, and how ineffective the Articles of Confederation were in the quelling of such rebellion.
The Rebellion was a motivating event that ultimately led to the Constitutional Convention.
The immediate result of the decision of the Court was the rapid passage and ratification of the 11th Amendment by 1795.
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 The French Revolution II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
On the other hand, these local governments were subordinated to the national legislature in Paris; they became instruments of greater national integration and uniformity.
Radicals such as the journalist Jean-Paul Marat, on the other hand, had long thundered against the treachery of the king and the émigrés, and against the Assembly itself for allegedly betraying the people, as in the restricted suffrage of the new constitution.
The aristocracies, on the other hand, bitterly resented encroachments on their privileges, and some were willing to pursue the defense of their interests to the point of revolution.
mars.acnet.wnec.edu /~grempel/courses/wc2/lectures/rev892.html   (2740 words)

 Charles Babbage
Born December 26, 1791 in Teignmouth, Devonshire UK, Died 1871, London; Known to some as the "Father of Computing" for his contributions to the basic design of the computer through his Analytical machine.
Charles Babbage was born in Devonshire in 1791.
Others willfully annoyed him with worn-out or damaged wind instruments.
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 Chronology of Psychology: Addenda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Other studies of this era showed that epilepsy was also unrelated to phases of the moon.
Other members of the APP were nominated by the U. Civil Service Commission, the APA, and the American Association for Applied Psychology.
The attribution of negative events to internal, stable, and global causes was found to be associated with depression.
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 Malaspina Great Books - Voltaire (1694)
The result was a difficulty as to burial, which was compromised by hurried interment at the abbey of Scellieres in Champagne, anticipating the interdict of the bishop of the diocese by an hour or two.
On the 10th of July 1791 the body was transferred to the Pantheon, but during the Hundred Days it was once more, it is said, disentombed, and stowed away in a piece of waste ground.
His other efforts in this latter direction are either slight and almost insignificant in scope, or, as in the case of the somewhat famous Ecossaise, deriving all their interest from being personal libels.
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 Louisiana Timeline: Years 1791
At the end of 1791 battle lines seem to be : in the West Province - white and free colored planters vs. urban radicals; in the South - free coloreds vs. whites; and in the North - slaves against the whites.
July 1791; Juan, a slave belonging to Colonel Piernas is arrested and sent to Havana for six years hard labor for arson, starting at least six fires.
The events in Saint Domingue in 1791 begin a civil and international conflict that continues in various forms on the island until 1822.
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 1791 in Canada - TheBestLinks.com - Edmund Burke, George Vancouver, Northwest Passage, Upper Canada, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
1791 in Canada, Edmund Burke, George Vancouver, Northwest Passage, 1791, Upper...
See also: 1790 in Canada, other events of 1791, 1792 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
In response to Loyalist demands, the Constitutional Act of 1791 divides Quebec into Lower Canada (mostly French) and Upper Canada (mostly English from America).
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 Other Events of the Reagan Years (from United States history) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
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This chance discovery was one of the great events in the history of the world.
Without an adequate knowledge of history—the written record of events as well as the events themselves—today's events are disconnected occurrences.
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 SSHL: Latin American Election Statistics: Dominican Republic : Elections and events 1791-1849   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In 1791, inspired by the French Revolution, a rebellion emerged in the French colony (known as Saint-Domingue), which was far more prosperous than the Spanish one of Santo Domingo" (page 472).
Tansill 1967: "By the terms of the decree of May 15, 1791 and the law of April 4, 1792, the National Assembly of France had endowed the mulattoes and the free negroes in Haiti with the voting franchise and with the right to sit in the colonial assemblies" (page 9).
Duarte, Sanchez and others who had risked their lives and spent their fortunes in behalf of Dominican independence were arrested, imprisoned in irons...and exiled as traitors to their country" (pages 45-46).
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 WHKMLA : History of France, Domestic Policy 1789-1792
The event was rather symbolic, as the Bastille, a much-feared prison and symbol of oppression, held only 7 prisoners and was poorly defended.
In many other cities and regions, similarly, patriotic regimes were established; the old administration collapsed and there was a general chaos.
In September 1791, a new CONSTITUTION was proclaimed, defining France as a constitutional monarchy, a weak government (appointed by the king) and a strong assembly.
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 Lecture 12: The French Revolution - Moderate Stage, 1789-1792   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It is time to teach kings that the silence of the laws about their crimes is the ill consequence of their power, and not the will of reason or equity.
Keep in mind, the events that we have been discussing thus far, occurred in Paris alone.
In many ways, the Constitution of 1791 seemed to fulfill the promises of reform which had been first uttered by the men of 1789.
www.historyguide.org /intellect/lecture12a.html   (2529 words)

 The Huntington Library
The second half of a major exhibition curated by Mordechai Feingold of Caltech, “The Newtonian Moment” explores the diffusion of Sir Isaac Newton’s scientific ideas and their influence on all aspects of modern culture, from religion and history to art and literature.
“Whether other philosophers admired and imitated him, or disagreed with and attacked him, they recognized that he had provided a new point of departure for the three major domains of human inquiry: man, nature, and God.” His ideas remain fundamental to our understanding of the world today.
For 150 years after his death in 1727, admiration of Newton bordered on idolization; he was immortalized in verse, carved in stone.
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 Delaware Chapter XLIII
A similar complaint was also made by others, and on April 20, 1657, Jacquett was removed from the office of Vice-Director by Stuyvesant and ordered to transfer and deliver the property of the company to Andreas Hudde, Jan Juriansen and Sergeant Paulus Jansen, who were to remain in command until relieved.
Among others, a company of one hundred and sixty-seven Hollanders, under the auspices of the city of Amsterdam, organized a colony to settle in Delaware under the direction of Jacob Alrichs.
The trustees were not to hold, as a body politic, by their letters patent, any other lands or tenements except the Common, and they had no power to sell any part of the Common, which were for no other use whatever except for the inhabitants of New Castle.
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 The Bounty Experience
The people, events, and exotic locations are all probably why the journey to find cheap food for slaves in Jamaica has remained a popular subject through so many venues and genres over the past two hundred years.
While there is some overlap within the sections, each is intended to provide some perspectives from a genre-domain on the various elements and themes concerning the HMS Bounty, its crew members and the major events and locations that are part of or directly related to the incidents leading up to and after the mutiny.
It is fascinating to note how the events that occurred on the Bounty have inspired such a wide range of thematic interpretation.
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 ASCO - Abstracts - Topotecan vs nihil after response to carboplatin and paclitaxel in advanced ovarian cancer. Early ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
An overall number of 156 events (progression or death) was required to detect a 50% improvement of median PFS with alpha=0.05, beta=0.20 and one-tailed test, with two a priori planned interim analyses.
At the 2nd interim analysis, performed after closure of enrollment, with 129 events already recorded, there is no difference in PFS between the two arms: median PFS (nihil vs topotecan): 21.1 vs 20.2 months (p=0.50 Log-rank test).
Events required for final analysis should be registered by March 2003.
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 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Fresh from his success, he found himself placed between the valets and the cooks; his resentment towards his employer, exacerbated by the Prince-Archbishop's refusal to let him perform at events the emperor was attending, soon led to conflict, and in May 1781 he resigned, or was kicked out of, his job.
He undertook a number of joumeys: to Salzburg in 1783, to introduce his wife to his family; to Prague three times, for concerts and operas; to Berlin in 1789, where he had hopes of a post; to Frankfurt in 1790, to play at coronation celebrations.
The last Prague journey was for the premiere of La clemenza di Tito (1791), a traditional serious opera written for coronation celebrations, but composed with a finesse and economy characteristic of Mozart's late music.
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 Archives | December 22-28 2002 | Yourish.com
The other day I got an e-mail from someone who said something about a few months ago when we (meaning Israel) were in a bad way.
Compare this to any other revolution in history, where the ringleaders were outsiders; plotters staring in the windows of prosperity, powerless.
Many of the leaders of the French Revolution were educated men who were as much peasants as you or I. For all its momentousness, however, the elimination of privilege did not bring an end to the social conflicts underlying the Revolution.
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 The French Revolution
Other individual rights under a new law code were guaranteed
Other Girondists throughout France were placed under surveillance.
Others wondered if they would be among those next
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 Community Calendar - Vista Chamber of Commerce
Local organizations sponsoring major events that are open to the public are invited to submit calendar items and photos.
Events, times and locations are subject to change; we recommend that you contact the organizers to confirm details.
This event is an opportunity for employers to: (1) Interview prospective employees, (2) Inform the Community of your products and services, and (3) Give back to the community by participating.
www.vistachamber.org /comcal.htm   (1668 words)

 TEVELEIN Events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Guttenberg's invention of moveable type enabled printing and distribution of Bible and other information to the masses, which enabled works of Martin Luther and other reformers to be circulated throughout Europe.
others to the shires of Oxford, Northampton and Cambridge.
Huguenots settled on the Trent and Neuse Rivers in NC and other Huguenots from Switzerland and Palatine Germany established New Bern, NC, soon thereafter.
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 Paris on the Potomac, 2005
Family - The program is based on events and displays featured in the Exposition Universelle of 1889 held in Paris, which was enjoyed by Berthe Morisot and her family.
Event will be held at the East Building at Fourth St. and Constitution Ave.
Event will be held in the West Building, West Garden Court, Sixth St. and Constitution Ave.
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 France During the French Revolution and Under Napoleon Bonaparte   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
France enacts the Ordinance of 1791, establishing new infantry tactics for use by French armies.
The event causes "an awful pause and death-like silence for about three minutes." The battle continues until 10:00, when a lull is caused by exhaustion.
At Montingny, half the mules are loaded with victuals and munitions, and the other half attached to gun carriages whose cannon have been removed.
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 DGFUMC News&Events
Our hearts are warmed by the many, many acts of hospitality we witness being extended by you to the guests to our worship and to those whom others would cross the road to avoid.
Ever since the First Amendment was ratified in 1791, our country has struggled over the meaning of this phrase.
In this three week session of Church Chat, we will explore the historical context in which the Establishment Clause was formed and the historical evidence of the intentions of the founding fathers.
www.dgfumc.org /events   (2980 words)

 SparkNotes: the French Revolution (1789–1799): Key People & Terms
The new French constitution that in 1791 established a constitutional monarchy, or limited monarchy, with all executive power answerable to a legislative assembly.
A set of thirteen provincial judicial boards—one based in Paris and the other twelve in major provincial cities—that constituted the independent judiciary of France.
The parlements held the power of recording royal decrees, meaning that if a parlement refused to record an edict, the edict would never be implemented in that district.
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 Henderson Prize for the Advancement of Liberty
Josiah Wedgwood, the famed producer of china and other fine pottery, produced for the Society a medallion featuring a cameo of an kneeling and chained African slave and the inscription, "Am I not a man and a brother?" - two images of this precursor to the modern campaign button can be found here.
The former called for, among other things, interdenominational civility ("The toleration of those that differ from others in matters of religion is so agreeable to the Gospel of Jesus Christ") and the privatization of the church ("[T]he care of souls does not belong to the magistrate").
Regarding the latter event, election rules dictated that the candidate receiving the most votes became President, and the one receiving the second most votes became Vice President.
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 Listing of Events
This event is the official launching of Equality Ohio, new statewide organization dedicated to recreating an Ohio where everyone feels at home regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity or expression.
The event is organized by the Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO), the Gender Identity Focus Team (GIFT), Ohio State University GLBT Student Services, and Stonewall Columbus, and is also sponsored by Fusion, the Kaleidoscope Youth Coalition, and SpeakOUT.
Health educators or other public health staff who may be working in a health education capacity are encouraged to attend.
www.ohiowomeninc.org /eventlist.html   (11330 words)

 San Diego attractions, activities, concerts and events plus other San Diego entertainment.
There are many events associated with Fleet Week including a "Salute to the Military", a parade of ships, the sailing of the Star of India, surface ship tours and the MCAS Miramar Air Show.
Special events such as Arts and Crafts, live entertainment and children's events such as pony rides, bouncers, face painting and more are also available.
is a free, outdoor event including sand castle art, live music, children's area and fireworks after sunset.
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 Other Voices 2.2 (March 2002), Jörg Waltje, "Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Theory of Translation in the ...
Other Voices 2.2 (March 2002), Jörg Waltje, "Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Theory of Translation in the West-Eastern Divan"
Figuratively, it is used for a collection of poetry or other literary writings.
Interest in the Orient had intensified over the years, Orientalistik (Oriental Studies) had become a regular subject taught at universities, and Goethe, now in his sixties, felt rejuvenated and stimulated by the impulses he perceived this new kind of literature to have on his own work.
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