The year 1787 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1787 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1787 in World ⚡

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12 DecemberPennsylvania became the second province to adopt the Constitution of America.
11 JanuaryWilliam Herschel traces the two moons of Titania and Obernone, Uranus.
04 FebruaryShesh 'failed in the revolt of Massachusetts.
02 AprilA charter of the judiciary signed granting authority to establish the first New South Wales courts of criminal and civil jurisdiction.
31 MayThe first cricket match was held at the original Lord's Cricket Ground in London.
12 JuneUS law was passed, making it mandatory for the senator to be at least 30 years old.
13 JulyThe Congress of the United States ratified the Northwest Ordinance governing the rules for the Northwest Territory.
16 AugustTurkey declared war on Russia (Russo-Turkish War 1787–92).
17 SeptemberThe Constitution of the United States was adopted by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.
02 OctoberMagden House opened in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
01 NovemberThe first secondary education school for girls in Södetskollen, Sweden, was established in Göteborg.
18 DecemberNew Jersey became the third state in America.
11 JanuaryGerman-born British composer and astronomer William Herscheldiscovered two Uranian moons, later named, by his son, after charactersfrom the Shakespeare play A Midsummer Night's Dream, Oberon and Titania.
11 JanuaryGerman-born British astronomer William Herschel discovered two Uranian moons, later named by his son Oberon and Titania.
14 MayThirteen American states delegations organized a Constitution Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with the aim of revising the articles of the Confederation.
07 DecemberDelaware Unitedstates became the first American state to confirm the constitution.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1787 in India ⚡

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