Historical Events For 1802
Monday, 29 May 2017
Jan 03 In the year 1802 feliks Ostrowski, composer
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica)
Jan 13 In the year 1802 eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
Jan 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59 in the year 1802.
Jan 19 In the year 1802 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831)
Jan 22 In the year 1802 richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY)
Jan 25 Napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 26 Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library in the year 1802.
Jan 26 The Italian republic created January 26 from the former Cisalpine republic with Napoleon Bonaparte as president annexes Piedmont September 21 and annexes Parma and Piacenza in October in the year 1802.
Jan 27 In the year 1802 johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
Jan 29 On this day in history john Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1802 jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero
Feb 02 In the year 1802 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents)
Feb 02 In the year 1802 first leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢)
Feb 02 Jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist in the year 1802.
Feb 04 Mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College) in the year 1802.
Feb 06 On this day in history charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7]
Feb 08 Simon Willard patents banjo clock on this day in history.
Feb 10 In London England Alexander Mackenzie 1764-1820 knighted for achievements in the North West, and for being first to cross the North American continent by land in the year 1802.
Feb 11 On this day in history lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 In the year 1802 charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
Feb 21 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 on this day in history.
Feb 26 The birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright in the year 1802.
Feb 26 Victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables) on this day in history.
Feb 27 William George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck in the year 1802.
Mar 07 On this day in history johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50
Mar 16 George Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 on this day in history.
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY) on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY)
Mar 16 US army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time) on this day in history.
Mar 16 West Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors in the year 1802.