1789 in the United States

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Events from the year 1789 in the United States. The Articles of Confederation, the agreement under which the nation's government had been operating since 1781, was superseded by the Constitution in March of this year.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

April 30: George Washington becomes the first U.S. President

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ King, Steve (2011-01-21). "Brown's Power of Sympathy". Daybook. Archived from the original on 2012-03-10. Retrieved 2012-03-07. 
  2. ^ "US History Timeline: 1700 - 1800". faculty.washington.edu. 
  3. ^ "The First Supreme Court". History.com. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Charles E. Little (1900), "America: 1789", Cyclopedia of Classified Dates, New York: Funk & Wagnalls 

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