Romantic era

  • Us congress

    Us congress meets in Washington D.C for the first time
  • Harmonica

    The harmonica was invented by Friedrich Buschmann.
  • Us constitution

    U.S. Constitution goes into effect, having been ratified by nine states
  • Washington

    Washington is inaugurated as president at Federal Hall in New York City
  • Population

    The nation's first census shows that the population has climbed to nearly 4 million.
  • Native Americans

    By the late 1830s the Jackson administration has relocated nearly 50,000 Native Americans.
  • J. Brahm

    Johannes Brahms was born
  • Saxophone

    Adolphe Sax patented his first saxophone.
  • Harriet

    Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery and becomes one of the most effective and celebrated members of the Underground Railroad.
  • Opera

    In New Orleans, Louisiana, the first opera house was opened
  • Amy beach

    Amy Beach, the first major American female composer, was born.
  • FrANZ Liszt

    Franz Liszt died and in Vienna, "Te Deum" by Anton Bruckner was first performed.