Historical Events In 1794
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Apr 05 Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies
Apr 10 Matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan in the year 1794.
Apr 11 Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1794 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 in the year 1794.
Apr 27 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1794 haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France
May 06 On this day in history jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59
May 08 Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined on this day in history.
May 08 US Post Office established on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1794 elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30
May 17 On this day in history anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England in the year 1794.
May 18 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria) in the year 1794.
May 23 Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer on this day in history.
May 24 William Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science) in the year 1794.
May 27 Cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 05 Congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces in the year 1794.
Jun 05 In the year 1794 the U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power.
Jun 08 On this day in history g A Borger, writer, dies
Jun 10 On this day in history bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)
Jun 18 George Grote, British historian on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1794 richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 62
Jun 23 In the year 1794 empress Catherine II grants Jews permission to settle in Kiev
Jun 24 Bowdoin College is founded in the year 1794.
Jun 25 French troops occupy Charleroi on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army
Jun 28 On this day in history 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.