Romantic era

  • Harmonica

    The harmonica was invented by Friedrich Buschmann.
  • Treaty of Paris

    Great Britain formally acknowledges American independence in the Treaty of Paris, which officially brings the war to a close.
  • Monroe

    Monroe's second inauguration.
  • America off limits

    Monroe Doctrine: In his annual address to Congress, President Monroe declares that the American continents are henceforth off-limits for further colonization by European powers
  • Articles of confederation

    Continental Congress adopts the Articles of Confederation, the first U.S. constitution.
  • John adams

    John Quincy Adams is inaugurated as the sixth president.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms was born.
  • Jackson

    Jackson's second inauguration.
  • George’s Bizet

    Georges Bizet was born. Also in the same year in Scotland, music was published in Braille notation
  • Philharmonic Orchestra

    The New York Philharmonic Orchestra was founded.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms died and Gustav Mahler became director of the Vienna Art Opera.
  • Scott Joplin

    Scott Joplin published his Maple Leaf Rag.
    Started modern era