The state of Gojoseon (Modern-day Korea) founded by Dangun Wanggeom during the reign of the Chinese Emperor Yao.
The oldest known Roman temple to Venus is founded, starting the institution of Vinalia Rustica.
San Marino, one of the smallest nations in the world and the world's oldest republic still in existence, is founded by Saint Marinus.
Friday at 12 PM - city of Venice founded
Bulgaria is founded as a Khanate on the south bank of the Danube, after defeating the Byzantine armies of Emperor Constantine IV south of the Danube delta.
Paris is founded
The city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey.
The city of Riga is founded.
According to legend, Tenochtitlan is founded on this date. The event is depicted on the Mexican coat of arms.
Rotterdam Netherlands founded
1st English order of knighthood founded (Order of Garter)
Republic of Dubrovnik is founded
University of Vienna founded
Eton College founded by Henry VI
Sun City India founded by Rao Jodhpur
1st Spanish settlement La Navidad (modern Môle-Saint-Nicolas) in New World founded, by Columbus
Panama City founded
University of Marburg (Germany) founded
Quito, Ecuador, founded by Spanish
Asunción, Paraguay, is founded.
The City of Guayaquil is founded by the Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana and given the name Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Guayaquil.
Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada.
Arequipa, Peru, is founded.
Society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola
Santiago, Chile founded (or Feb 24)
Santiago, Chile founded by Pedro de Valvidia (or 2/12)
La Paz, Bolivia is founded
The city of Salvador da Bahia, the first capital of Brazil, is founded.
Cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
Mérida is founded in Venezuela.
St Augustine, Florida founded
Miguel Lopez de Lagazpi founded Manilla in the Phillipines
Córdoba, Argentina, is founded by Jerónimo Luis de Cabrera.
The Brazilian city of Niterói is founded.
University Leiden founded, and given the motto "Praesidium Libertatis"
The Mexican city of León is founded by order of the viceroy Don Martín Enríquez de Almansa.
Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
The city of Natal, Brazil, is founded.
The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
The Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen.
Brazilian city Belem (the entrance gate to the Amazon) founded by Captain Major Francisco Branco
1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA)
The city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded.
The city of Trois-Rivières is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec.
Oldest US public institution, Boston Latin School founded
Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts) founded
Madras (now Chennai), India, is founded by the British East India Company on a sliver of land bought from local Nayak rulers.
Montreal, Canada, founded
Christmas Island founded and named by Captain William Mynors of the East India Ship Company vessel, the Royal Mary.
Litchfield, CT, founded
Mexican border town Ciudad Juárez is founded by Fray García de San Francisco.
The colony of New Jersey is founded.
The University of Kiel is founded.
Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, founded.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is founded.
Germantown Pa founded by 13 immigrant families
Municipality of Ilagan is founded in the Philippines.
The 23rd Regiment of Foot or Royal Welch Fusiliers is founded.
Yorktown, Virginia founded
Kingston, Jamaica, founded
St Petersburg (Leningrad) founded by Russian Tsar Peter the Great
1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
The city of New Orleans was founded by Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville .
Hundreds of French colonists arrive in Louisiana; New Orleans, founded
The Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded.
The Russian Academy of Sciences was founded in St. Petersburg by Peter the Great, and implemented in the Senate decree. It was called St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences until 1917.
City of Baltimore founded
Georgia founded by James Oglethorpe, at site of Savannah
Real Academia de la Historia ("Royal Academy of History") founded in Madrid.
The first Lutheran denomination in North America, the Pennsylvania Ministerium, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Halifax, Nova Scotia, is founded.
1st hospital founded (Pennsylvania Hospital) in the 13 Colonies in America
British Museum founded by an Act of Parliament (opens in 1759)
Columbia University founded, as Kings College (NYC)
The church (later cathedral) of "Our Lady of Candlemas of Mayagüez (Puerto Rico)" is founded, establishing the basis for the founding of the city.
St. Louis, Missouri founded as a French trading post by Pierre Laclade Ligue
Norway's oldest newspaper still in print, Adresseavisen, is founded (first edition published this date).
Firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel
Saint Isaac's Cathedral is founded in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo founded in Calif
Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
Cúcuta, Colombia is founded by Juana Rangel de Cuéllar
US Army founded
Mission Dolores founded by San Francisco Bay
The Presidio of San Francisco is founded in New Spain.
Mission Dolores founded by SF Bay
Mission San Juan Capistrano founded in California
Mission Santa Clara de Asis founded in Calif
San Jose California, founded
The Omicron Delta Omega fraternity was founded by Benjamin Franklin at James Madison University.
The University of Münster in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany is founded.
American Academy of Arts & Science founded
Los Angeles is founded by 44 Spanish speaking mestizos in the Bahia de las Fumas (Bay of Smokes)
The oldest musical organization in the United States is founded as the Stoughton Musical Society.
Losantville, OH (now Cincinnati) founded
Georgetown, 1st US Catholic college, founded
Franklin College founded
US Coast Guard founded as Revenue Cutter Service
The London Corresponding Society is founded.
Richard Allen founded AME Church
Bowdoin College is founded in Maine, USA
Cleveland, Ohio, founded by Gen Moses Cleveland
Mission San Luis Rey de Francia founded in California
The Royal Institution of Great Britain founded; dedicated to scientific research and education.
US Academy at West Point founded
Colégio Militar is founded in Portugal by Colonel Teixeira Rebello.
Hobart Tasmania founded
1st college orchestra in US founded, at Harvard
1st US land-grant university founded-Ohio Univ, Athens, Ohio
1st US raw cotton-to-cloth mill founded in Waltham, Mass
The Cambridge Union Society is founded.
Handel & Haydn Society of Boston founded
Gas Light Co of Baltimore founded
The Penang Free School is founded in George Town, Penang, Malaysia, by the Rev Hutchings. It is the oldest English-language school in Southeast Asia.
The New York Stock Exchange is founded.
The British Institution of Civil Engineers is founded.
Norwich University is founded in Vermont as the first private military school in the United States.
Royal Astronomical Society founded in England
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church founded (NY)
Haiti invades the newly founded Dominican Republic.
NY Horticultural Society founded
Society for the Propagation of the Faith founded (Lyon, France)
Athenaeum club founded in London
The "National Institution for the Preservation of Life from Shipwreck" was founded in the United Kingdom, later to be renamed The Royal National Lifeboat Institution in 1858.
American Unitarian Association founded
1st college fraternity founded (Kappa Alpha (Union College, NY))
University College London founded; known until 1836 as London University
The Delta Phi fraternity, America's oldest continuous social fraternity, was founded at Union College in Schenectady, New York.
South African College is founded in Cape Town, South Africa; later to separate into the University of Cape Town and the South African College Schools.
Republic of Ecuador is founded, with Juan Jose Flores as president
1st US Negro hospital founded by whites chartered, Savannah, Georgia
Chicago is founded.
1st US college fraternity to have a fraternity house founded
French Foreign Legion is founded.
Melbourne, Australia is founded.
Staedtler Company was founded by J.S. Staedtler in Nuremburg, Germany.
Adelaide, South Australia, founded
The city of Houston is founded by Augustus Chapman Allen and John Kirby Allen
The University of Athens is founded.
Charles Tiffany founded his jewelry & china stores
Mount Holyoke Seminary in Mass-1st US college founded for women
The Times of India, the world's largest circulated English language daily broadsheet newspaper is founded as The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce.
Beta Theta Pi is founded in Oxford, Ohio.
The Virginia Military Institute is founded in Lexington, Virginia.
Organization of American Society of Dental Surgeons founded (NY)
The city of Hobart, Tasmania, is founded.
The University of Notre Dame is founded.
B'nai B'rith founded (NY)
Influential North American fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon is founded at Yale University.
The Russian Geographical Society is founded in Saint Petersburg.
Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity is founded at Yale College.
Cumberland School of Law founded in Lebanon, Tennessee, USA. At the end of 1847 only 15 law schools exist in the United States.
The ship John Wickliffe arrives at Port Chalmers carrying the first Scottish settlers for Dunedin, New Zealand. Otago province is founded.
The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta is founded at Jefferson College in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.
Cincinnati Turngemeinde founded
The Phi Delta Theta fraternity is founded at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.
Philadelphia Turngemeinde founded
SF Orphan's Asylum, 1st in California, founded
Saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity is founded at Jefferson College in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.
Duke U, founded in 1838 as Union Institute chartered as Normal College
Lincoln University, Penn, 1st Black college in US founded by John Miller Dickey and Sarah Emlen Cresson
The watch company founded in 1850 in Roxbury by Aaron Lufkin Dennison relocates to Waltham, Massachusetts, to become the Waltham Watch Company, a pioneer in the American System of Watch Manufacturing.
Lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute
Manhattan Kansas founded as New Boston Kansas
The Sigma Chi Fraternity was founded at Miami University
Sigma Alpha Epsilon is founded in the Johnston Mansion House on the University of Alabama
The Theta Chi Fraternity is founded at Norwich University.
National Association of Baseball Players founded, NY
The University of Calcutta is formally founded as the first full-fledged university in south Asia.
The City of Anaheim was founded.
World's first soccer club, Sheffield F C, founded in Yorkshire, England
German football club TSV 1860 München is founded
American Canoe Association founded at Lake George NY
University of Washington founded in Seattle
The Russian State Library is founded.
Boise, Idaho founded (now capital of Idaho)
Robert College of Istanbul-Turkey, the first American educational institution outside the United States, is founded by Christopher Robert, an American philanthropist.
The Theta Xi fraternity is founded at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.
Helena, Montana's capital, founded
Freedman's Bureau founded for Black Education, 1865
Howard University founded (Washington DC)
University of California founded (Oakland California)
The city of Reno, Nevada, is founded.
National Woman Suffrage Association forms in New York, founded by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Noble Order of Knights of Labor founded, Philadelphia
The first American chapter of Kappa Sigma is founded at the University of Virginia.
Paris Commune founded
Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of Mystic Shrine founded, NYC
The Delphic Fraternity is founded as the Delphic Society at the State Normal School in Geneseo, New York.
Morgan State University founded
Ontario Agricultural College founded
1874 The District of Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada is founded.
California Rifle and Pistol Association founded
Brigham Young University is founded in Provo, Utah.
Massachusetts Rifle Association is founded in Boston
Amer Theosophical Society founded by Mme Blavatsky & Col Olcott
Hastings College of Law founded in California
The Bulgarian National Bank is founded.
Library of Hawaii founded
Amateur Athletic Association, governing body for men's athletics in England & Wales, is founded in Oxford, England
University of California founded in Los Angeles
Spelman College founded
American Red Cross founded by Clara Barton
American Federation of Labor (AFL) founded (Pittsburgh)
University of the Punjab is founded in present day Pakistan.
The Fabian Society is founded in London.
The Gaelic Athletic Association is founded to promote Irish sport and games; The association denies membership to the police and army and is immediately infiltrated by the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB)
The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is founded in Atlanta, Georgia.
Aurora Ski Club, 1st in US, founded in Minnesota
The Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore is founded by Bishop William Oldham.
North Carolina State University is founded by the North Carolina General Assembly.
National Geographic Society founded (Washington, DC)
Nintendo Koppai (Later Nintendo Company, Limited) founded by Fusajiro Yamauchi to produce and market the playing card game Hanafuda.
Barnard College is founded.
Bishop Museum founded in Hawaii
General Federation of Womans' Clubs founded
Daughters of American Revolution founded
The Delta Chi fraternity is founded by 11 law students at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
Negro Methodist Episcopal Church founded in Jackson, TN
AIK is founded at Biblioteksgatan 8 in Stockholm by Isidor Behrens.
The Wrigley Company is founded in Chicago, Illinois.
Hawaiian Historical Society founded
National Society of Colonial Dames of America founded
Gaelic League is founded by Douglas Hyde and Eoin MacNeill in order to encourage Irish people to speak the language and take a greater interest in their culture
Ziqiang Institute, today known as Wuhan University, is founded by Zhang Zhidong, governor of Hubei and Hunan Provinces in late Qing Dynasty of China after his memorial to the throne is approved by the Qing Government.
South African Amateur Athletic Union is founded in Johannesburg.
The International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne, Paris, at the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin.
Civic organization, Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben founded in Omaha, Nebraska
Daily Racing Form founded
The National Trust is founded in Britain.
San Diego State University is founded.
Belo Horizonte, the first planned city of Brazil, is founded.
The Goodyear tire company is founded.
The Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration is founded under the name k.u.k. Exportakademie.
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity founded at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.
Knattspyrnufélag Reykjavíkur Iceland's first football club is founded.
The Delta Sigma Phi fraternity is founded at the City College of New York.
Freeland Colony founded in US
American Hall of Fame founded
Firestone Tire & Rubber Company founded.
Cumann na nGaedheal (Irish Council) founded by Arthur Griffith in order to promote a buy Irish campaign
Cadillac Motor Company is founded.
Carnegie Institute founded in Wash DC
American Automobile Association (AAA) founded in Chicago
Racing Club de Avellaneda, one of the big five of Argentina, is founded.
The Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity is founded at the University of Michigan School of Music.
Homel, 1st Jewish self defense organization founded in Russia
American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans
Polytechnic University of the Philippines founded as Manila Business School through the superintendence of the American C.A. O'Reilley.
Las Vegas Nevada founded
Intercollegiate Athletic Association of US founded (becomes NCAA in 1910)
British Labour Party founded
The Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity is founded at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
The All India Muslim League is founded in Dacca, East Bengal, British India Empire, which later laid down the foundations of Pakistan.
Hersheypark, founded by Milton S. Hershey for the exclusive use of his employees, is opened.
E W Scripps founded United Press
United Parcel Service is founded by James E. Casey in Seattle, Washington.
Delta Sigma Pi is founded at New York University.
Inter Milan is founded.
Clube Atletico Mineiro, Founded in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Ajinomoto is founded. Kikunae Ikeda of the Tokyo Imperial University discovers that a key ingredient in Konbu soup stock is monosodium glutamate (MSG), and patents a process for manufacturing it.
The Pravda newspaper founded by Leon Trotsky, Adolph Joffe, Matvey Skobelev and other Russian exiles in Vienna.
The Young Left is founded in Norway.
The Hudson Motor Car Company is founded.
Knights of St Peter Claver founded in Mobile, Alabama; Ladies Auxiliary formed in 1922
Sigma Alpha Mu is founded in the City College of New York by 8 Jewish young men.
1st Israeli kibbutz founded, Deganya Alef
The Boy Scouts of America founded.
Mississippi Legislature founded The University of Southern Mississippi.
Tel Aviv founded
Yellow Cab is founded.
Universal Negro Improvement Association founded by Marcus Garvey
Film and television production/distribution studio Paramount Pictures is founded
The Kuomintang, the Chinese nationalist party, is founded.
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism is founded in New York, New York.
Delta Sigma Theta, the world's largest Black Women's Sorority is founded at Howard University, Washington DC
National Institute of Arts & Letters founded
The Uruguayan Air Force is founded.
The Irish Volunteers founded in Dublin to "secure the rights and liberties common to all the people of Ireland"
Phi Sigma Sigma is founded at Hunter College in New York City.
Stock brokerage firm of Merrill Lynch founded
ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers) founded
The Schoenstatt Movement is founded in Germany.
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, founded at Howard University, incorporates
Kiwanis International founded in Detroit
Association of Negro Life & History founded
President Wilson addresses the League to Enforce Peace, founded in 1915, and gives public support to the idea of a league of nations
San Diego Zoo founded
The Perm State University was founded in Russia.
Batangas was formally founded as one of the Philippines's earliest encomiendas.
Delta Phi Epsilon is founded at New York University Law School.
Sigma Alpha Rho, a Jewish high school fraternity, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan west of Omaha Neb
Save the Redwoods League founded
Short-lived Banat Republic founded in territory where Romania, Hungary and Serbia meet
The Industrial and Commercial Workers` Union of South Africa is founded, led by Clements Kadalie
Bentley Motors Limited is founded.
The International Labour Organization is founded.
The Republic of Prekmurje founded - a short-lived, unrecognised state, which on June 6, 1919 was incorporated into the newly established Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (renamed "Yugoslavia" in 1929).
Green Bay Packers football club founded by George Calhoun and Curly Lambeau - named after sponser Indian Packing Company
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who founded the Republic of Turkey, gathers a congress in Sivas to make decisions as to the future of Anatolia and Thrace.
The Belorussian Communist Organisation is founded as a separate party.
The American Civil Liberties Union is founded.
The Communist Party of Australia is founded in Sydney.
Australia's Qantas airways founded in Winton, Queensland as Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Limited
The Italian Communist Party was founded at Livorno.
The International Working Union of Socialist Parties is founded in Vienna.
The Communist Party of China is founded.
International PEN is founded in London.
The Communist Party of Spain is founded.
Royal Ulster Constabulary is founded.
One of the Herald Sun of Melbourne, Australia's predecessor papers The Sun News-Pictorial is founded.
British Broadcasting Company (BBC) founded (later called British Broadcasting Corporation)
The Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority is founded on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Alpha Zeta chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia founded at Pennsylvania State University.
Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio founded
IBM Corporation founded by Thomas Watson
Bene Brak Palestine founded
Bene Berak Palestine founded
Toastmasters International is founded.
The Uzbek SSR is founded in the Soviet Union.
1st US NHL franchise, Boston Bruins founded
Walter Percy Chrysler founded Chrysler Corp (Iacocca is 8 months old)
Alpha Phi Omega national service fraternity is founded at Lafayette College.
The Communist Party of India is founded.
The University of Minas Gerais is founded in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, by GovernorAntônio Carlos.
Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss
The "Prelature of the Holy Cross and the Work of God", commonly known as Opus Dei, was founded by Saint Josemaría Escrivá.
Phi Sigma Alpha fraternity is founded at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus.
The Communist Party of Panama is founded.
Sōka Kyōiku Gakkai, a Buddhist association later renamed Soka Gakkai, is founded by Japanese educators Tsunesaburo Makiguchi and Josei Toda.
SMJK Sam Tet was founded by Father Fourgs from the St. Michael Church, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.
The Lanka Sama Samaja Party is founded in Ceylon.
Aer Lingus (Aer Loingeas) is founded by the Irish government as the national airline of the Republic of Ireland.
Presbyterian Church of America founded at Philadelphia
Rodeo Cowboy's Association founded
Book publisher Simon and Schuster founded
United Service Organization (USO) founded
The Albanian Communist Party is founded.
The Union of Pioneers of Yugoslavia is founded.
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) founded
The Liberal Party of Australia is founded by Robert Menzies.
UNESCO is founded.
The Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea.
Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering (later renamed Sony) is founded with around 20 employees.
The Workers Party of South Korea is founded.
France's Fourth Republic is founded.
NHL Pension Society founded
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is founded in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Alcoholic Anonymous founded in Britain
The U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations is founded.
The Honda Motor Company is founded.
The Jharkhand Party is founded in India.
Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget, later knows as SAAB, is founded in Sweden.
Fujiyoshida, a city located in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, in the center of the Japanese main island of Honshū is founded.
Mississippi Valley State University founded
Jet magazine founded by John H Johnson
Major League Baseball Players Association founded
The Union Mundial pro Interlingua is founded at the first Interlingua congress in Tours, France.
Bar-Ilan University founded in Israel
The Royal Jordanian Air Force is founded.
The African Convention is founded in Dakar.
Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC) founded
The North East Humanists group is founded in Newcastle upon Tyne.
The Billboard Hot 100 is founded
Orlyonok, the main Young Pioneer camp of the Russian SFSR, is founded.
CONCP is founded in Casablanca as a united front of African movements opposing Portuguese colonial rule.
Amnesty Intl founded (Nobel Peace Prize 1977)
The Centre for International Industrial Property Studies (CEIPI) is founded.
Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. is founded at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland.
Horatio Alger Society founded
Karmi'el founded in Galilee
Town of Karmiel founded in Galilee
American Radio Relay League (organization for hams) founded
The People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan is founded in Kabul.
Montcalm Community College in Sidney Mich, founded
The Yemeni Nasserite Unionist People's Organisation is founded in Taiz
Loyalist led by Ian Paisley, a Protestant fundamentalist preacher, founded the Ulster Constitution Defence Committee to challenge the civil rights movement; it set up a paramilitary-style wing called the Ulster Protestant Volunteers
National Organization of Women founded
The Pakistan Peoples Party is founded by Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto who becomes its first Chairman later as the Head of state and Head of government after the 1971 Civil War.
The Youth International Party is founded.
The Intel Corporation is founded in Santa Clara, California
The Irish School of Ecumenics is founded by Michael Hurley
The Don't Make A Wave Committee, a fledgling environmental organization founded in Canada in 1971, officially changes its name to "Greenpeace Foundation".
Chozen-ji/Intl Zen Dojo founded by Omori Sogen Roshi, in Hawaii
British Darts Organisation founded in North London
German counter-terrorist unit GSG 9 founded.
World Football League founded
The Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) and its political wing the Irish Republican Socialist Party (IRSP)founded at the Spa Hotel in the village of Lucan near Dublin
Aliança Operário-Camponesa (Worker-Peasant Alliance) founded in Portugal as a front of PCP(m-l).
Microsoft is founded as a partnership between Bill Gates and Paul Allen.
Lao People's Democratic Republic founded (National Day)
The Communist Party of Nepal (Marxist-Leninist) is founded.
Focus on the Family is founded by Dr. James Dobson
The Senegalese Republican Movement (MRS) is founded.
The European Patent Institute is founded.
Chicago Daily News, founded in 1875, publishes last issue
The Voltaic Revolutionary Communist Party is founded.
The Workers Party of Jamaica is founded by Trevor Munroe.
French Academy, founded in 1635, elects it 1st woman novelist (Marguerita Youcenar)
Corazones Unidos Siempre Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority Inc. is founded.
The United States Air Force Space Command is founded.
The Competitive Enterprise Institute in founded in Washington, D.C.
SETI is founded.
Free Software Foundation is founded in Massachusetts, USA.
The National League for Democracy, led by Aung San Suu Kyi is founded in Burma (Myanmar)
Jharkhand Chhatra Yuva Morcha is founded at a conference in Ranchi, India.
The Socialist Labour Party is founded in Georgia.
4 Arab terrorist founded guilty of bombing the World Trade Center
Netscape Communications founded as Mosaic Communications
The European Central Bank is founded in Brussels in order to define and execute the European Union's monetary policy.
Google is founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, two students at Stanford University
Korea International School is founded by Soon-Il Chung. It is currently directed by Ann Clapper.
The new Croatian Communist Party (KPH) is founded in Vukovar.
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Robert de Sorbon, founded Sorbonne University, Paris
Martin Luther, Eisleben Germany, founded Protestantism, (d.1546)
Anna of H Bartolomaeus, Flemish prioress/founded a nunnery
Jeanne Mance, Langres, French Canadian settler (founded first hospital in North America)
John Harvard, England, clergyman/scholar, founded Harvard Univ
Elihu Yale, England, philanthropist founded Yale
John Molson, founded Montreal brewery (Molsons)
John Barrow, England, founded Royal Geographical Society
Francis C Lowell, founded 1st raw cotton-to-cloth textile mill
Thomas Hancock, founded British rubber industry
Jean-Victor Poncelet, mathematician, founded projective geometry
Friedrich Struve, Germany, founded dynasty of astronomers
Johns Hopkins, philanthropist, founded Johns Hopkins University
John Winebrenner, US, clergyman, founded Church of God
John Hughes, archbishop, founded Fordham University in the Bronx
John Deere, Rutland, Vermont, pioneer American blacksmith and manufacturer of agricultural equipment who founded Deere & Company
John Stephens, US archaeologist; founded study of Central America
Paul Julius Baron von Reuter, founded Reuters news service
Allan Pinkerton, founded Chicago detective agency
Joseph Whitaker, England, publisher, founded Whitaker's Almanack
Mary Baker Eddy, Bow New Hampshire, founded Christian Science (Science & Health), (d. 1910)
Frances Crabbe, England, feminist founded Anti-Vivisection Society
Joseph Lister, England, physician (founded aseptic surgery)
Gustavus Franklin Swift, founded Swift & Co
Flora Adams Darling, founded Daughters of American Revolution
Aleksandr Kovalevsky, Shustyanka near Dvinsk, Russian Biologist who founded comparative embryology and experimental histology and who identified a common pattern of embryological development in all multi-cellular animals
Henry John Heinz, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, founded prepared-foods company (Heinz-57 varieties), (d. 1919)
William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Albert Spaulding, baseball player/founded Spaulding sports company
Charles Dow, American journalist and economist (co-founded Dow Jones/1st editor of Wall St Journal) (d.1902)
Edmund Husserl, Germany, philosopher (founded Phenomenology)
Luis Munoz Rivera, Puerto Rico, journalist (founded Federalist Party)
Isidor Traube, Hildesheim Hanover, German Chemist (founded capillary chemistry, research on liquids)
William Crapo Durant, founded General Machine
Martha McChesney Berry, US, founded Berry School for Children
John Fillmore Hayford, Rouses Point New York, American Geodesist who established the theory of isostasy and founded the modern science of geodesy (precise measurements of the shape of the earth)
Amedos Peter Giannine, San Jose California, founded Bank of America
Carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology), (d. 1961)
Frank L Gillespie, Ark, founded Supreme Life Insurance Company
Mohammed Ali Jinnah, Karachi, founded Pakistan (1947)/gov (1947-58)
Florence Dahl Walrath, humanitarian, founded Cradle society
Frederick G Melcher, US, publisher/editor/founded children's book week
William Edward Boeing, founded aircraft co (Boeing)
Philip Murray, founded Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO)
DeWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921)
Max Ernst, Germany, painter/sculptor (founded surrealism)
Hermann Oberth, Germany, founded modern astronautics (V2/Redstone)
Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy/founded (CP Palestina)
Sir Bernard Lovell, Bristol England, radio astronomer, founded Jodrell Bank Observatory, (d. 2012)
Mary Kay Ash, American businesswoman, founded Mary Kay Cosmetics (d. 2001)
Carl Karcher, founded the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain (d. 2008)
Cicely Saunders, Barnet, Hertfordshire, English Nurse, physician and writer who founded the first modern hospice (d. 2005)
Noam Chomsky, linguist (founded transformational grammar)
Paul R. Ehrlich, American biologist and author who founded the group Zero Population Growth
Werner Erhard, Phila, founded EST
Malcolm McLaren, founded rock group (Sex Pistols-God Save the Queen)
Christopher Osborn, Well-Founded Fear
Ghengis Khan, [Temudjin], founded Mongolia, dies
George Peabody, American-British entrepreneur and philanthropist who founded the Peabody Trust and the Peabody Institute, dies at 74
John Deere, American blacksmith and manufacturer of agricultural equipment who founded Deere & Company, dies at 82
Aleksandr Kovalevsky, Russian Biologist (founded comparative embryology and experimental histology), dies at 61
Isidor Traube, German Chemist (founded capillary chemistry, research on liquids), dies at 83
Mordecai Kaplan, Rabbi, founded Reconstructionist Judaism (b. 1881)
Mary Kay Ash, American businesswoman, founded Mary Kay Cosmetics (b. 1915)
Cicely Saunders, English Nurse, physician and writer who founded the first modern hospice, dies of cancer at 87
Carl Karcher, founded the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain (b. 1917)
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