Time Line 1789

Births

Ordinations

Religious Professions

    Consecrations

      Deaths

        Venerations

          Beatifications

          Canonizations

            Founded

            Elevations

              Publications

                Other Events

                • founding of Georgetown, the first Catholic college in the United States
                • 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