Historical Events For 1802
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Jan 03 In the year 1802 feliks Ostrowski, composer
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia in the year 1802.
Jan 06 On this day in history ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica)
Jan 13 On this day in history eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
Jan 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1802 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831)
Jan 22 Richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic in the year 1802.
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library
Jan 26 In the year 1802 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
Jan 27 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1802 john Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress
Jan 31 Jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero on this day in history.
Feb 02 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents) on this day in history.
Feb 02 First leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 In the year 1802 jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist
Feb 04 Mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College) in the year 1802.
Feb 06 In the year 1802 charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7]
Feb 08 Simon Willard patents banjo clock on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1802 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
Feb 11 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1802 the birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright
Feb 26 In the year 1802 victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables)
Feb 27 On this day in history william George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck
Mar 07 In the year 1802 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 On this day in history law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY)
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY) on this day in history.
Mar 16 US army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 On this day in history west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors