1789

 

Rulers:

• Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808)

• George Washington, 1st President of the United States (1789-1797)

Births:

• Taylor, Isidore Justin Séverin (1789-1879)

• Van Gogh, Vincent, Grandfather (1789-1874)

Literature:

• Blake, William (1757-1827): Songs of Innocence, and Songs of Experience (1789-1794)

Art:

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Amore e Psiche (1787-1793)

• Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792): Portrait of Lord Donounghmore (1780-1790)

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