Historical Events In 1794
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Apr 05 Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 in the year 1794.
Apr 08 Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1794 matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan
Apr 11 Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator in the year 1794.
Apr 12 On this day in history germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry)
Apr 21 NYC formally declares coast of Ellis Island publically owned, so they can build forts to protect NYC from British on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1794 william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
Apr 30 On this day in history the Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union.
May 06 Haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France on this day in history.
May 06 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1794 antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined
May 08 US Post Office established on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30
May 17 In the year 1794 anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
May 23 Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer on this day in history.
May 24 William Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science) on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1794 cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad)
Jun 01 On this day in history english fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French
Jun 04 Congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers in the year 1794.
Jun 05 On this day in history congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces
Jun 05 The U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power in the year 1794.
Jun 08 In the year 1794 g A Borger, writer, dies
Jun 10 Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)
Jun 18 In the year 1794 george Grote, British historian
Jun 19 In the year 1794 richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 62
Jun 23 Empress Catherine II grants Jews permission to settle in Kiev in the year 1794.
Jun 24 Bowdoin College is founded on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1794 french troops occupy Charleroi
Jun 26 Battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1794 joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000.
Jun 30 Battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio on this day in history.