Historical Events For 1804
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Jan 01 In the year 1804 haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
Jan 01 In the year 1804 jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France
Jan 04 In the year 1804 charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 On this day in history john Park, composer
Jan 16 In the year 1804 karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 On this day in history british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1804 caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet in the year 1804.
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 in the year 1804.
Feb 06 On this day in history ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements on this day in history.
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 in the year 1804.
Feb 14 On this day in history karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire.
Feb 15 New Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery in the year 1804.
Feb 16 In the year 1804 lieutenant Stephen Decatur, with volunteers from frigate Constitution and schooner Enterprise, enters Tripoli harbor by night in the ketch Intrepid to burn the captured frigate Philadelphia. Decatur's raid succeeds without American losses. England's Lord Nelson calls this "the most daring act of the age."
Feb 16 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 Samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883 in the year 1804.
Feb 18 On this day in history 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered
Feb 21 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales in the year 1804.
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
Feb 23 In the year 1804 conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII
Feb 24 In the year 1804 london's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute.
Feb 25 On this day in history jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad in the year 1804.
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies