Time Line 1789

Canonizations

Beatifications

Venerations

Births

Deaths

Ordinations

Professions

Consecrations

Founded

Elevated

Suppressed

Published

Other Events

  • New Jersey becomes first state to ratify the United States Bill of Rights
  • The Courier de Boston, believed to be the first Catholic newspaper in America, begins publication
  • first presidential election in United States
1788 1790