Historical Events Happened In 1804
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) in the year 1804.
Jan 01 On this day in history jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies in the year 1804.
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement in the year 1804.
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1804 mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 On this day in history british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 On this day in history jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 Caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history leopold Eugen Mechura, composer
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet on this day in history.
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 In the year 1804 john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 On this day in history immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
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 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 on this day in history.
Feb 18 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered on this day in history.
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 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick in the year 1804.
Feb 23 On this day in history conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII
Feb 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1804 vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 On this day in history wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies