Historical Events For 1804
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
Jan 01 In the year 1804 jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 John Park, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River in the year 1804.
Jan 31 On this day in history british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic in the year 1804.
Feb 02 On this day in history caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer on this day in history.
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70
Feb 06 Ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler in the year 1804.
Feb 07 In the year 1804 john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 In the year 1804 immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
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 on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1804 lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it
Feb 17 Samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883 in the year 1804.
Feb 18 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
Feb 23 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1804 london's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute.
Feb 25 In the year 1804 jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus
Feb 26 On this day in history vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies on this day in history.