Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Forefather's Day (United States of America)
  • Las Posadas (9 days) (Mexico)
  • Winter Solstice (Macau)
  • View All »
 

Poll

  • Which is the most celebrated festival/ event around the world?
    Christmas
    New Year's Day
    Valentine's Day
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In 1799

Sunday, 21 December 2014

Jan 06   Jedediah Strong Smith, US fur trader/explorer in the year 1799.  

Jan 06   W G Frederik, prince of Orange/general, dies at 25 in the year 1799.  

Jan 07   Daniel Tyler, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1882 in the year 1799.  

Jan 09   Income Tax introduced in UK in the year 1799.  

Jan 10   Friedrich von Schiller's "Die Piccolomini," premieres in Weimar on this day in history.  

Jan 13   On this day in history president George Washington adds two stars and two stripes to the U.S. flag, honoring the admission of Vermont and Kentucky to the union. The new stripes were later removed, restoring the total to 13.  

Jan 14   In the year 1799 eli Whitney receives government contract for 10,000 muskets  

Jan 14   On this day in history king of Naples flees before the advancing French armies  

Jan 17   On this day in history maltese patriot Dun Mikiel Xerri, along with a number of other patriots, was executed.  

Jan 21   Edward Jenner's smallpox vaccination is introduced on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58 in the year 1799.  

Jan 25   1st US patent for a seeding machine, Eliakim Spooner, Vermont in the year 1799.  

Jan 25   In the year 1799 the first US patent for a seeding machine, Eliakim Spooner, Vermont  

Feb 01   On this day in history royal Assent given to change the name of Ile St. Jean (St. John's Island) to Prince Edward Island.  

Feb 04   Joao Batista da Silva Leitao de Almeida Garret, Portuguese playwright on this day in history.  

Feb 05   John Lindley, English botanist (Elements of Botany) in the year 1799.  

Feb 09   USS Constellation captures French frigate Insurgente off Nevis, West Indies on this day in history.  

Feb 09   USS Constellation captures French frigate Insurgents off Nevis, W I in the year 1799.  

Feb 12   Frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1799.  

Feb 13   1st US law regulating insurance passed, by Massachusetts in the year 1799.  

Feb 13   On this day in history the first US law regulating insurance passed, by Massachusetts  

Feb 15   1st US printed ballots authorized, Pennsylvania in the year 1799.  

Feb 15   First US printed ballots authorized, Pennsylvania in the year 1799.  

Feb 16   Charles Theoby, ruler (Palts & Bayern), dies at 74 in the year 1799.  

Feb 18   Maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1799.  

Feb 24   Broerius Brorius, theologist (Pensive Christian), dies at about 41 in the year 1799.  

Feb 25   On this day in history 1st federal forestry legislation authorizes purchase of timber land  

Feb 25   Congress passes first federal quarantine legislation on this day in history.  

Mar 01   Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer in the year 1799.  

Mar 02   Congress standardizes US weights & measures on this day in history.  

Mar 02   Congress standardizes US weights &measures on this day in history.  

Mar 06   Napolean captures Jaffa Palestine on this day in history.  

Mar 06   Napoleon captures Jaffa Palestine in the year 1799.  

Mar 07   On this day in history frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech poet (national anthem, folk song)  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • BBC Documentary - Ancient Torture Techniques Ancient Discoveries
  • Ancient Aliens On MARS, Discovery Of Toltec Face, NASA, Feb 6, 2014
  • Suppressed Ancient Discoveries From Around the World
  • 10 oldest Photos in History - Die ältesten Fotos der Welt
  • First Photo's Ever taken in Date order
  • Top 10 Scary Old Photos
  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted

Famous Birthdays In 1799

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of jedediah Strong Smith, US fur trader/explorer  

Jan 07   In the year 1799 birth of daniel Tyler, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1882  

Jan 22   On this day in history birth of ludger Duvernay, Canadian printer and publisher (d. 1852)  

Feb 04   In the year 1799 birth of joao Batista da Silva Leitao de Almeida Garret, Portuguese playwright  

Feb 05   John Lindley, English botanist (Elements of Botany) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 11   On this day in history birth of basil Moreau, French Founder priest (d. 1873)  

Feb 26   On this day in history birth of Émile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (d. 1864)  

Mar 01   Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1799

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 06   W G Frederik, prince of Orange/general, dies at 25 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian scientist (b. 1718) died on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58 in the year 1799.  

Jan 26   On this day in history death of gabriel Christie, British general (b. 1722)  

Feb 04   Étienne-Louis Boullée, French architect (b. 1728) died on this day in history.  

Feb 07   Qianlong, Emperor of China (b. 1711) died on this day in history.  

Feb 12   On this day in history frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer, dies at 67  

Feb 16   On this day in history charles Theoby, ruler (Palts & Bayern), dies at 74