1779 – Washinton Allston was born in Waccamaw, South Carolina on the 5th of November.
1800 – He graduated from Harvard College.
1801 – He went to London and entered the Royal Academy.
1803-1808 – He visited the great museums of Paris and Italy.
1809-1811 – He resided in his native country.
1811 – He was accompanied in Europe by Samuel F. B. Morse.
1817 – He painted in England.
1818-1830 – He returned to the United States and lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He practiced his profession at Boston.
1843 – He died in Cambridge, Massachusetts on the 9th of July 9.