Historical Events For 1804
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) on this day in history.
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1804 charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 On this day in history hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 John Park, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River in the year 1804.
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1804 johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 On this day in history joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70
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 in the year 1804.
Feb 12 In the year 1804 immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
Feb 14 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history new Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery
Feb 16 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." in the year 1804.
Feb 16 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1804 samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
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 In the year 1804 first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales
Feb 21 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick on this day in history.
Feb 23 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII in the year 1804.
Feb 24 London's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute in the year 1804.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1804 vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 In the year 1804 wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 On this day in history karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies