Historical Events in October 1787

  • 1st Russians under Suvorov defeat the Turks at Kinburn.
  • 2nd Maagden House opens in Amsterdam
  • 10th Amsterdam surrenders to Prussian invasion army
  • 17th Boston blacks, petition legislature for equal school facilities
  • 26th "Federalist Papers" published, calls for ratification of United States' Constitution
  • 27th Federalist letters start appearing in New York newspapers
  • 29th Opera "Don Giovanni" is produced (Prague)