Historical Events Happened In 1804
Friday, 29 April 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1804 haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
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 On this day in history ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 In the year 1804 hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 John Park, composer on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1804 karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River on this day in history.
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 In the year 1804 jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
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 On this day in history johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1804 ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 On this day in history john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 14 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire in the year 1804.
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 On this day in history samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
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 on this day in history.
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 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII on this day in history.
Feb 24 London's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute on this day in history.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus in the year 1804.
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad on this day in history.
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1804.
Mar 04 Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies in the year 1804.