Historical Events For 1820
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Jan 09 Pavel Krizkovsky, composer in the year 1820.
Jan 12 In the year 1820 royal Astronomical Society founded in England
Jan 17 In the year 1820 anne Bronte, English novelist/poet (Tenant of Wildfell Hall)
Jan 17 Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classicist/historian, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history the birth of Anne Bronte, Youngest of the 'Bronte' sisters
Jan 18 In the year 1820 abraham Buford, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1884
Jan 19 In the year 1820 john Haskell King, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1888
Jan 20 On this day in history anne Jemima Clough, England, promoted higher education for women
Jan 22 On this day in history hermann von Lingg, German playwright/poet
Jan 23 Alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer in the year 1820.
Jan 23 In the year 1820 prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn
Jan 24 On this day in history john Milton Thayer, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906
Jan 25 In the year 1820 joseph F Weigl, German/Austria violin cellist, dies at 79
Jan 28 Russian expedition led by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen and Mikhail Petrovich Lazarev discovered the Antarctic continent approaching the Antarctic coast on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history george III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81
Jan 29 King George III of England, blind and insane, dies at Windsor Castle on this day in history.
Jan 30 Edward Bransfield aboard Williams discovers Antarctica in the year 1820.
Jan 30 Edward Bransfield aboard Williams discovers Antarctica (UK claim) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Hans E Schack, Danish politician/writer (Phantasterne) on this day in history.
Feb 03 Elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland) in the year 1820.
Feb 06 On this day in history 1st organized emigration of blacks back to Africa (NY to Sierra Leone)
Feb 06 86 free black colonists sail from New York NY to Sierra Leone, Africa in the year 1820.
Feb 07 In the year 1820 samuel Adams Holyoke, composer, dies at 57
Feb 08 In the year 1820 the birth of William Sherman, US general whom the 'Sherman Tank' was named after
Feb 08 On this day in history william Tecumseh Sherman, Major General (Union Army), died in 1891
Feb 12 Guillaume Albert Teniers, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1820.
Feb 13 In the year 1820 bela Albrecht Pal Keler, composer
Feb 14 In the year 1820 charles F, Duke of Berry, murdered at 42
Feb 15 In the year 1820 pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63
Feb 15 On this day in history susan Brownell Anthony, Adams Mass, woman's suffragette
Feb 17 On this day in history henri Vieuxtemps, Verviers Belgium, composer/teacher (Brussels Cons)
Feb 20 Mahlon Dickerson Manson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1895 in the year 1820.
Feb 23 Cato Street conspiracy uncovered in the year 1820.
Feb 28 John Tenniel, England, cartoonist/illustrator (Alice in Wonderland) on this day in history.