Historical Events For 1802
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Jan 03 In the year 1802 feliks Ostrowski, composer
Jan 05 On this day in history john Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia.
Jan 06 In the year 1802 ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica)
Jan 13 In the year 1802 eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
Jan 14 In the year 1802 marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59
Jan 19 On this day in history [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 On this day in history napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic in the year 1802.
Jan 26 Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library in the year 1802.
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 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 On this day in history jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero
Feb 02 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 On this day in history first leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢)
Feb 02 Jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College)
Feb 06 On this day in history charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7]
Feb 08 Simon Willard patents banjo clock in the year 1802.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright
Feb 26 On this day in history victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables)
Feb 27 William George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck on this day in history.
Mar 07 Johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history george Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
Mar 16 In the year 1802 law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY)
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 On this day in history uS army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time)
Mar 16 In the year 1802 west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors