1792

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Jacques Bertaux - Prise du palais des Tuileries - 1793.jpg
The Insurrection of 10 August 1792 was a defining event of the French Revolution, when armed revolutionaries in Paris, increasingly in conflict with the French monarchy, stormed the Tuileries Palace. The conflict led France to abolish the monarchy and establish a republic.
In 1792 The House of Commons passed the first law banning the slave trade, after the UK Parliament was flooded with signatures on petitions to do so.

Events

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Event

EventDescription
French RevolutionOften cited event in world history that has an even more brutal side to it than is usually discussed.

 

A New Group

GroupImageDescription
State StreetState street logo.pngOne of the three big money managers in the world

 

Births

TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummaryDescription
James Mayer Rothschild15 May 1792Frankfurt
Holy Roman Empire
15 November 1868Banker
Rothschild family
James Mayer Rothschild founded the French branch of the Rothschild family.
John Russell (UK PM)18 August 1792Mayfair
Middlesex
England
28 May 1878UK PM
David SassoonOctober 1792Baghdad
Ottoman Iraq
7 November 1864Drug trafficker"The greatest Drugs Kingpin in the history of the world."


References

  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20070909012414/http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/launch_tl_british.shtml
  2. Robert Bisset, The Reign of George III: To which is Prefixed a View of the Progressive Improvements of England in Property and Strength to the Accession of His Majesty, Volume 2 (Edward Parker, 1822) p855